Indiana University Maurer School of Law Legal Clinics

Legal Service Providers

IU’s Maurer School of Law has many opportunities to help low-income Hoosiers with legal needs.

Community Legal Clinic

Represents clients in Social Security Disability appeals; limited family law cases; and simple wills and guardianships. Works with clients referred through Shalom Community Day Shelter and Crawford Houses, District 10 Pro Bono Project, and Area 10 on Aging VASIA program.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
The Community Legal Clinic
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-9229
(812) 855-5128 (f)
iubdlc@indiana.edu

Family and Children Mediation Clinic

Provides pro bono domestic relations mediations (e.g., cases involve issues related to dissolution, custody, parenting time, and other family law matters) referred by local courts; this clinic also conducts pro bono mediations without court referrals if all parties involved wish to mediate.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Viola J. Taliaferro Family and Children Mediation Clinic
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-9229
(812) 855-5128 (f)
gphero@indiana.edu                                                  or aga@indiana.edu (Amy G. Applegate, Director)

Entrepreneurship Law Clinic

Provides business entrepreneurs legal assistance with financial planning, organization, licenses, agreements, regulatory and zoning compliance, and intellectual property issues.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
The Entrepreneurship Law Clinic
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 856-2809
(812)
needm@indiana.edu (Mark E. Need, Director)

The Conservation Law Center

Provides legal services to nonprofit organizations and other clients in support of natural resource conservation.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
The Conservation Law Center
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 856-0229
(812) 855-1828 (f)
admin@conservationlawcenter.org

Protective Order Project

Assists victims of domestic violence in obtaining protective orders from the courts. Students and attorneys represent clients in civil cases.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
The Protective Order Project
Indiana University School of Law
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-4800
pop@indiana.edu

Nonprofit Legal Clinic

Represents nonprofit organizations, and people looking to create new nonprofit organizations, on a wide variety of transactional legal matters, including but not limited to applications for 501(c)(3) status, bylaws drafting, and contract creation.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Nonprofit Legal Clinic
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405

(812) 856-5403 (Jennifer S. Prusak, Clinic Director)
nplc@indiana.edu

Intellectual Property Legal Clinic

Provides individuals, start-ups, and other small businesses legal assistance with patents, trademarks, copyrights, and other forms of intellectual property including filing with government agencies, avoiding infringement, and licensing.

Indiana University Maurer School of Law
The Intellectual Property Legal Clinic
211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 856-2028 or
(812) 855-9312
ipclinic@indiana.edu or

njhedges@indiana.edu (Norman J. Hedges, Director)

Indiana University Student Legal Services

Provides legal services to currently registered IU Bloomington students.

703 East Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
(812) 855-7867
(812) 855-0555 (f)
http://www.indiana.edu/~sls