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first floor of the Scott County
Government Center,
200 4t
h Ave. W., Shakopee MN 55379 (Map)
hone: (952) 496-8713
Monday through Friday
from 8 am to 4:30 pm

Law Librarians are available to help patrons locate and use specific materials, offer assistance with the online catalog, suggest possible sources, and help define research questions.  Please note that the Law Librarians are not attorneys and cannot provide legal opinions, interpretations or advice.

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Free Divorce Clinic: The Scott County Law Library offers a program on the fourth Saturday of every month during the school year (January-April and September-December) to assist with divorce paperwork for people who do not qualify for legal aid (see the handout for specifics). Registration is required. Call the Law Library (952.496.8713) for more information or to register.  See this handout for more information on Divorce Education Programs.

Monthly Free Family Law Clinic: The Scott County Law Library sponsors free family law clinics that give people the opportunity to make a half-hour appointment to talk to a volunteer attorney for free regarding general questions about the legal processes of Family Court. Pre-registration is required, please call the Law Library at 952.496.8713 to make an appointment. Clinics are the second Monday of every month (except holidays) from 4-6 pm.

Volunteer Lawyers Network - Free Family Law Phone Advice: The Volunteer Lawyers Network offers an opportunity for financially eligible clients to speak over the phone with an experienced family law attorney for a 20 minute legal consultation. Attorneys are available to assist qualifying individuals residing or having a case in Hennepin, Scott or Carver counties. Click here for more Information.

Last Updated 10/28/13 sb