Legal Hotline Available for Survivors of Michigan Floods
A toll-free legal aid hotline is now available for survivors of the May 2020 flood emergency in Midland, Arenac, Iosco, Saginaw and Gladwin counties.
Survivors who are unable to afford a lawyer may call 1-866-418-8315 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Friday, to request assistance. Callers should:
Individuals who qualify for assistance will be matched with Michigan lawyers who have volunteered to provide free legal help. Legal consultations will be scheduled based on parties’ availability following the initial call-in and matching process.
The service is a partnership between the State Bar of Michigan, the State Bar of Michigan Young Lawyers Section, Lakeshore Legal Aid, Legal Services of Eastern Michigan and private law firms who are volunteering services, including Dykema, Bodman, Honigman and Miller Canfield.
About Heartland Flood Help
This website provides tailored flood-related information only to residents of Arkansas, Iowa, Missouri. Nebraska, and Oklahoma. Individuals outside of these can still access general information about preparing and protecting themselves from floods and how to recover after affected by flooding.