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Law Line

Welcome to Legal Aid of West Virginia’s Law Line. When you click the links below, you will find short, recorded audio messages that provide basic information on common legal problems. Just click play and you’ll be able to listen to a 2-3 minute audio message on a legal issue. You can also see the written transcript of the audio recording.

These messages are available all the time, so listen to as many as you want, whenever you want. You can also call Law Line by dialing 1-866-985-2948 to listen to these messages over the phone.

These messages only provide general information. If you have questions about your own situation, you should talk to a lawyer. For information about applying for Legal Aid, go to the Apply for Help page.


Domestic Violence

Employment Law

Family Law

Government Benefits


Other Legal Issues

Representing Yourself

Unemployment Compensation