Legal Clinic

Find help dealing with legal issues

Request Legal Assistance

Due to the high demand for the Driver’s License Recovery and Expungement Clinics, dates and times have been established to assist students and community members. Please complete the form at “Request Legal Assistance” to attend one of these Clinics or to receive assistance with any other legal issue.



  • Tuesday, January 19: 1-4 p.m.
  • Thursday, February 18: 2-5 p.m. 

Driver's License Recovery:

  • Friday, January 20: 2-5 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, February 24: 1-4 p.m.

Legal issues can be a big obstacle for students and other community members. They can interfere with success in school and undermine family well-being. As an inclusive resource hub in our community, Madison College hosts a free legal clinic providing advice to students and our neighbors.

The free Legal Clinic at Madison College is sponsored by the State Bar of Wisconsin and is staffed by several Madison-area partner organizations. The clinic can help with legal issues like:

  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Support and Family Law
  • Consumer Protection
  • Criminal Records
  • Driver's License Restoration
  • Expungement
  • Foreclosures
  • Immigration
  • Rental Housing
  • Unemployment Compensation
  • Victim of Crime

Virtual appointments are now available. Submit the form at the Request Legal Assistance button and we will contact you within 2 business days. Call (608) 243-4200 with any questions.

Participating Organizations

Legal help is provided by:

  • Ascendium Education Group
  • City of Madison Department of Civil Rights
  • Community Immigration Law Clinic
  • Community Justice, Inc.
  • Family Court Clinic (FCC)
  • Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
  • Madison College
  • Madison College Paralegal Program
  • Neighborhood Law Clinic
  • Schuster Family Law


Madison Area Technical College (Madison College) provides space for local legal service providers to offer free and confidential legal assistance to Madison College students and the Madison College community. Madison College does not provide legal advice or assistance. 

Please be advised that you are receiving legal advice from a participating legal service provider, who is an independent entity. This means that Madison College and their agents are not responsible for any advice given to you. Such advice is given solely by the legal service provider, who is not an agent, employee or representative of Madison College and its agents. 

You are further advised that the legal service provider may not represent you in any claim or action against Madison College, or any subdivision or affiliate thereof, or any agency or agent thereof. The legal service provider also may not represent you in any claim, action or matter in which Madison College is a party or has a legal interest.