All in-person clinics and services are temporarily on pause. Please call our general intake line for assistance.

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Sued by credit card company? Sued for other debt or loan?

Wages garnished? Bank account frozen?

CLARO (Consumer Legal Advice Resource Office) attorneys provide free legal advice and help with drafting court forms so you can fight the debt. Court cases or judgments related to credit card debt, medical debt, student loans, car loans, utilities collections, lines of credit, and charge accounts. Program offered in collaboration with Syracuse FEC (Financial Empowerment Center).

Central Library
Monday: April 27, May 18, June 22, July 27, August 24, September 28, October 26, November 23, December 21
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
447 South Salina Street, Syracuse - Map

Mundy Branch Library

Wednesday: April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, August 12, September 9, October 14, November 4, December 9
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1204 S. Geddes Street, Syracuse - Map

Please bring ALL papers related to the debt issue you are having. 

For more information and to download a flier, click HERE.
For further instructions, call (315) 579-2576.

*If you need an ASL interpreter or an interpreter for any other language, you can email or call the program ahead of time so that we can schedule in in-person interpreter. We also always have telephone-based language interpretation available at all of our programs anytime.