CentroLegal News and Updates

About Us

Centro Legal provides free and low-cost legal services for individuals and families in Milwaukee County. We serve a diverse group of clients in family law and criminal misdemeanor defense cases.

Centro Legal helps clients who are in transition:

Transition out of poverty
Transition toward stability
Transition toward safety

We serve people who are trying to help themselves. Our most successful clients are committed to resolving their legal situations as part of their journey toward a better and more secure future. We help our clients navigate the legal system, so that they can focus on their families, employment, education and safety.

Recent Events

November 21, 2016 - Centro Legal has moved! We are now located in the Mercantile Lofts building at 611 W. National Ave., Suite 103.

October 1, 2016 - Centro Legal Announces Nicole Renouard as the Executive Director

Here ae a few pictures from LeGala 2017

What's New

Centro Legal is hiring a new bilingual staff attorney! Click here for details.

Our 2017 Centro LeGala was one for the record books! YOU made the night a great success, and we definitely could not have done it without YOU! Thank you to all our sponsors, donors and volunteers for your generous support.  We are especially grateful to our Gold Sponsors:


Centro Legal is proud to be presenting at Mayor Tom Barrett’s 12th Annual Fatherhood Summit on October 6-7. Check out the Summit’s Facebook page or contact us for details.


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