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Gonzaga Law School

Clinical Legal Programs


In the legal clinic, students represent real clients and take on causes of people who otherwise would have no representation. For over 40 years, clinic students have gained practical lawyering skills while gaining a deeper understanding of the law.

The Clinic

University Legal Services (ULA) is a non-profit law firm that provides legal advice, representation and counseling without charge to low-income community members. ULA is located in Gonzaga University School of Law and cases are handled by second- and third-year law students under the direct supervision of attorneys.


ULA offers legal assistance to low-income residents in our community on a variety of matters. Feel free to apply for our services based on the criteria below.


  • We provide representation, advice and counseling without charge to low-income persons 60 years of age and older who are residents of Spokane County.
  • We assist low-income taxpayers with Federal tax problems before the Internal Revenue Service and the United States Tax Court.
  • We provide legal representation to not-for-profit environmental programs in the Inland Northwest.
  • We represent members of the Kalispel Tribe in civil and misdemeanor criminal matters.
  • We assist start-up and development-stage enterprises in business formation and related matters.
  • We represent and counsel low-income individuals and families on immigration law matters, including family reunification, humanitarian protection, and citizenship advocacy.

To Get Legal Assistance:

Apply to University Legal Assistance directly by calling (509) 313-5791 or contact the Northwest Justice Project’s Coordinated Legal Education, Advice, and Referral CLEAR Service.

Contact Us

Call Us Today
721 N. Cincinnati St.
Spokane, WA 99202
TEL: (509) 313-5791
FAX: (509) 313-5805