Legal Resources

You may desire certain legal remedies, such as a obtaining a no contact order from the University or securing a restraining order from your local court system. You may also want legal support for an administrative hearing, for addressing criminal charges, or for handling immigration concerns resulting from an assault. The following is a partial list of available legal resources found within our community.

UW-Milwaukee, UWM-Waukesha, and UWM-Washington County

Center for International Education

(Visa and Immigration Issues)

2441 E. Hartford Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Phone: (414) 229-4846


Off-Campus Resources

UW-Milwaukee

District Attorney’s Office

(Criminal Prosecution)

Safety Building
821 W. State Street, Room 405
Milwaukee, WI 53233

Sensitive Crimes Unit: (414) 278-5019

Domestic Violence Unit: (414) 278-4792

Referral and Information Service

(Civil or Criminal)

Milwaukee Bar Association

Phone: (414) 274-6768

A free referral service helping people navigate the legal process and ensure access to justice.

Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee

728 N James Lovell St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233

Phone: (414) 727-5300

Provides free legal assistance to needy Milwaukee County residents involved in civil matters.

Milwaukee Free and Low Cost Legal Aid Providers Flyer

A handout published by Marquette University listing free and low cost providers located throughout the Milwaukee area who can assist with civil legal matters.

Lotus Legal Clinic

2515 N. 124th St.
West Suburban Office Plaza, Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53005

Phone: (414) 885-1469

Provides free legal counsel to survivors of gender-based violence and human trafficking regardless of income.

UWM-Waukesha

Waukesha County DA’s Victim Services

515 West Moreland Blvd, Room CG-72
Waukesha, WI 53188

Phone: (262) 548-7071

Waukesha County Finding a Lawyer Resource Page

Waukesha County Legal Resources List, Wisconsin State Law Library

Lotus Legal Clinic

2515 N. 124th St.
West Suburban Office Plaza, Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53005

Phone: (414) 885-1469

Provides free legal counsel to survivors of gender-based violence and human trafficking regardless of income.

UWM-Washington County

Washington County DA’s Victim Services

432 E. Washington Street
West Bend, WI 53095

Phone: (262) 335-4475

Washington County Legal Resource List, Wisconsin State Law Library

Lotus Legal Clinic

2515 N. 124th St.
West Suburban Office Plaza, Suite 201
Brookfield, WI 53005

Phone: (414) 885-1469

Provides free legal counsel to survivors of gender-based violence and human trafficking regardless of income.