Fourth Judicial District Court Self-Help Center
Who We Are
The Self-Help Center connects people with legal resources for civil, criminal expungement, and harassment matters.
Staff can address general questions about Hennepin County District Court cases; refer litigants to on-site programs for brief legal advice; provide court forms and procedural information; provide information about full, reduced and no fee attorney services; and assist with use of internet form tools and other materials.
For help with Family Court cases, click here to visit the Fourth Judicial District Family Court Self-Help Center.
For help with an Order for Protection, click here to visit the Fourth Judicial District Domestic Abuse Service Center.
How to Get Help
You can contact this organization by:
- Contact Type
Bring any court papers you have received.
Monday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Who We Serve
- Hennepin County
- Additional Service Area Info
- Anyone who resides in Hennepin County OR has a court case in the Fourth Judicial District Court may use the Self-Help Center.
- Language(s) Spoken
- Somali / Soomaali
- Spanish / Español
- Cirumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided
Interpreters are provided in other languages, including American Sign Language. It is also helpful to bring someone with you to help you with interpreting and following through with your paperwork.
- Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
- Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
Type of Help
- This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
- Brief Advice
- Pro Se Legal Clinic
- Self-Help Materials