Tuesday – February 19, 2019

Student Legal Clinic

MATC Student Legal Clinic

The MATC Student Legal Clinic provides assistance to current MATC students in resolving personal legal matters that interfere with their studies. It is a one stop resource for information and referrals regarding housing/shelter, landlord/tenant issues, domestic violence and harassment, legal aid/attorney referrals, available government programs, small claims court process, consumer/credit issues, employment matters, assistance with court filing, notary services and other non-criminal matters.

The MATC Student Legal Clinic is located at the downtown Milwaukee campus in Room S320 with clinic hours also held at the Oak Creek, West Allis and Mequon campuses. For information on hours and services, email gilmartk@matc.edu or call (414) 297-6630.

Useful Websites and Phone Numbers

  • State Bar of Wisconsin: General legal information including Wisconsin Statutes and Administrative Codes. www.wisbar.com 
  • Wisconsin Circuit Court Access: Provides access to all circuit court records including previous small claims proceedings. http://wcca.wicourts.gov/index.xsl 
  • City of Milwaukee Municipal Court: Provides access to municipal court records. http://query.municourt.milwaukee.gov 
  • Milwaukee DNS Property Data: Provides information for previous and current code violations at different addresses within Milwaukee. https://city.milwaukee.gov/Directory/DNS/Property-Information.htm#.XDexfVVTlhE
  • Coalition for Access to Legal Resources (CALR): Milwaukee area interested in providing legal access for low income people. www.legalhelpmilwaukee.org 
  • Emergency Shelter 2-1-1
  • Fair Housing Council 414-278-1240
  • Housing Complaints (DNS) 414-286-2268 
  • Zoning Codes/Building Inspection 414-286-2507 
  • Landlord/Tenant Hotline 414-272-6952 
  • Health Department 414-286-3521 
  • Better Business Bureau 414-847-6000 / 800-273-1002 
  • Low Income Taxpayer Clinic 414-229-3232 
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin (Low income legal assistance) 414-278-7722 
  • Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee (Low income legal assistance) 414-765-0600 
  • State Bar Lawyer Referral Service 800-362-9082 
  • Milwaukee Bar Lawyer Referral 414-274-6768

 

MATC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution and complies with all requirements of the Americans With Disabilities Act