Free legal advice offered to state storm victims

Recent storm victims in 10 Tennessee counties can now get free legal advice.

People all over Tellico are joining together to get their town back together.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Recent storm victims in 10 Tennessee counties can now get free legal advice.

A legal assistance hotline is (888) 395-9297 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. central time Monday through Friday.

The counties are Bradley, Claiborne, Cumberland, DeKalb, Hamilton, Jackson, McMinn, Monroe, Overton and Polk. All have been designated federal disaster areas.

The hotline is a partnership among the Tennessee Bar Association, Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services, the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.


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