NMRLS Intake Call Center

North Mississippi Rural Legal Services (NMRLS) now has an Intake Call Center to provide improved access to civil legal services for it's client community.

The Call Center currently operates
Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Please call the number below and choose Option #1.
At the 2nd prompt, choose option #1 again
and listen for the instructions:


Qualified applicants will receive counsel and advice, referral, or an appointment for extended services if needed.

Online Intake is Closed

NMRLS Online Intake is temporarily closed. DO NOT attempt to fill out an intake online. You should call the Intake Call Center at 1-800-498-1804 and follow the directions at left, or stop by the offices nearest you.

If you have an emergency such as a case that has a hearing date or a case that needs an answer to be filed, you should also contact the Intake Call Center.

You may also access specific legal information online by visiting our statewide websites at www.mslegalservices.org

Upcoming: Mississippi’s Free Veterans Legal Clinic

By NMRLS | September 18, 2019

Mississippi’s Free Veterans Legal ClinicOctober 24, 2019 Presented by: Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Justice Outreach Program, the University of Mississippi School of Law Pro Bono Initiative and North Mississippi Rural Legal Services. The Legal Clinic will provide free legal advice and limited assistance to low-income veterans who reside in North Mississippi and have a…

The Earlene Gardner Victims Assistance Program

By NMRLS | August 31, 2019

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Adams Benefits Enrollment Center

By NMRLS | September 18, 2019

What is the Adams Benefits Enrollment Center? ABEC is a project of North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, which is a grantee of the National Council on Aging, to assist individuals 60 years and over, or younger adults with disabilities, who are on or eligible for medicare, low income and have minimal resources. Why Should I…

Elder Law Project

By NMRLS | August 7, 2017

The NMRLS Elder Law Project provides services at no charge to elderly Mississippians, age 60 and over, and works in partnership with six area agencies on aging to provide legal assistance to clients in 39 counties in the northern half of the State of Mississippi. Learn more about our Elder Law Project

Mississippi Tax Payer Assistance Project

By NMRLS | September 8, 2016

The Mississippi Taxpayer Assistance Project (MTAP) is a project of North Mississippi Rural Legal Services (NMRLS), and provides assistance to low income and English as a Second Language (ESL) taxpayers throughout Mississippi. It provides low income taxpayers with free legal assistance on federal and some state tax matters.

Mississippi Foreclosure Prevention

By NMRLS | September 18, 2019

Bank of America Settlement for Mississippi On August 20, 2014, the United States Department of Justice, six states and Bank of America reached an agreement to settle claims that Bank of America, Countrywide, Merrill Lynch and First Franklin violated federal and state laws in connection with the packaging, origination, marketing, sale, structuring, arrangement and issuance…

Disaster Relief

By NMRLS | September 5, 2016

Tornado & Wind Damage Information North Mississippi Rural Legal Services (NMRLS) is available to help residents of north Mississippi with legal issues resulting from your loss related to the recent tornadoes, that have devastated north Mississippi.

Free Tax Preparation by Volunteers

By NMRLS | September 5, 2016

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program offers free tax help for taxpayers who qualify.