Eviction Defense Project (Milwaukee & Dane counties)
Legal Action has two Eviction Defense Projects ("EDP.") These are courthouse-based, FREE civil legal aid for low-income tenants facing eviction in Milwaukee and Dane counties.
Our EDPs can be found at:
EVICTION DEFENSE PROJECT - MILWAUKEE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
901 N. 9th Street, Room 406
HOURS: 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Mondays, Thursdays, and certain Wednesdays and Fridays
EVICTION DEFENSE PROJECT - DANE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
215 S. Hamilton Street, 2nd floor
HOURS: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
We encourage Dane County tenants who are eviction to contact Heidi W. before the Tuesday court hearing.
Phone: 608-620-2002 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
At the EDP, eligible clients can obtain limited scope legal help, including:
• Brief legal advice
• Settlement assistance
• Document drafting
• In-court representation
Potential clients at both locations should bring:
• Proof of income (if any)
• Court papers
• Rental agreements