How can you book a free legal advice clinic?

We provide free legal advice clinics in Ireland in the areas of employment, equality, social welfare, housing, family, children’s law and environmental justice. General queries are also welcome.

You can now book into our legal advice clinics through our online booking form.

To fill out the form, please click whether you want to be directed to our Limerick service or our Head Office (for all other counties) below:

Book in Limerick

Book in Head Office (for all other counties)

Once you submit the form, we will aim to be in touch within 48 hours with an appointment. We offer phone and in-person appointments.

Alternatively, you can phone us on 01 847 7804 (Head Office) or 061 536 100 (Limerick).

Our free legal advice clinics are available in-person, or over the phone.

Please note that because of the increased demand for our free legal advice clinics, we are not always in a position to offer repeat appointments on the same issue.

What are our opening hours?

Monday-Friday 9:30am-5:00pm.

Need help resolving a dispute?

Visit our mediation services section to learn how we can help.


If you are an advocacy organisation, visit our membership scheme section to learn more

About us.

Community Law & Mediation (CLM), previously known as Coolock Community Law Centre, was established on 1 April 1975, as the first, independent, community-based law centre in Ireland. In 2012, we opened a second community law centre in Limerick.

CLM works to empower individuals experiencing disadvantage through:

Free legal information, advice and representation in the areas of employment law, housing and homelessness, social welfare, family law, child law and environmental justice; Free mediation and conflict coaching; Information, training and education; and Advocating for Change