Free legal helpline
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The Young Bar of Montreal (YBM) Legal Helpline is back for the benefit of the people of the province of Quebec. On October 26 and 27, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., volunteer lawyers and notaries will answer citizens’ questions by phone and provide them with free legal advice. The YBM offers this free service in partnership with the Barreau du Québec and the Centre d'accès à l'information juridique (CAIJ) for the 33rd edition of the YBM's Legal Helpline. This initiative aims to improve the accessibility of justice for all Quebec citizens and attracts an increasing number of callers from year to year. The most frequently asked questions are related to family law, neighbourly relations, consumer goods, labor, management of estates, and beyond. Call to learn about your rights and obligations. We're here for you, free of charge. Call 1 844 779-6232.