I was never too sure where free legal aid was. It is located at 302 Ordean Bldg, 424 West. Superior Street, Duluth, MN. the phone number is 1.218.623.8100.
They provider services at no charge for eligible low income residents. For example they cover Duluth but there are offices for Carlton, Cook, Itasca, Aitkin, Koochiching, Lake, and Southern St. Louis Counties in the Arrowhead region of Northeastern MN.
The types of things they cover are: landlord/tenant disputes, housing code violations, medical assistance, divorce, supplemental security income, mortgage foreclosures, contract for deed problems, unemployment compensation, creditor problems, family problems, evictions,leases, fuel assistance, harassment by bill collectors, garnishment, utilities, MFIP, custody, contract/warrant problems, discrimination, general assistance, food stamps, visitations, repossession, students rights, and much more.
They also have a senior citizen project.