Our Services

Explore a wide range of legal services provided by Bull City Legal Services. Our dedicated team offers expert assistance in Family Law, Small Business Legal Support, Employment Law, Tenant Rights Law, Immigration Law, and Probate & Estate Planning. Find the legal support you need to protect your rights and secure your future.

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Employment Law

Protect your rights in the workplace

Workplace conflicts often arise suddenly and unexpectedly. Our team will help you protect your rights and seek rightful compensation when you have been wronged in the workplace.

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Family law

Empower your family to move forward confidently

At BCLS, we offer empathetic and result-oriented representation for our clients’ family law concerns. We strive to help our clients move on with their lives feeling confident.

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Immigration Law

Legal assistance for all of your immigration needs

Whether you need to know what type of visa you need for employment, how to help family members immigrate to the US, what your options are when facing deportation, whether you qualify for citizenship, or just want to know what to expect during an immigration interview, Bull City Legal Services is here to help.

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Probate and Estate Planning

Estate planning and administration services

Bull City Legal Services provides estate planning and power of attorney services to help you plan for the future and ensure the financial security of your loved ones. If you have a loved one who has passed without a plan in place, we can help you navigate the estate administration process.

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Small Businesses

Legal support for small businesses to succeed

We believe that small businesses give our community its distinct and special character. We are committed to helping entrepreneurs and small business owners with the legal support that they need to succeed in a competitive and difficult marketplace.

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Tenant Rights Law

Expert assistance to protect your home

Navigating legal issues with your landlord can be complicated and stressful. We provide expert legal assistance to ensure that your rights are protected when resolving disputes with your landlord.


Frequently asked


    • Why should I hire an attorney?

      At Bull City Legal Services, we understand that hiring an attorney can be costly. That’s why we aim to provide affordable legal services when you need them. By hiring an attorney, you can have peace of mind and be in a better position to reach your goals.

    • How much do you charge?

      Bull City Legal Services is a non-profit law firm that focuses on providing affordable legal services to the Durham Community. We base our prices on the income of our clients, offering discounted rates to qualifying individuals and small businesses.

    • How do individuals qualify for discounted legal services?

      Discounts are based on current household income, as verified by a recent pay stub, W-2, 1099, previous year’s tax return, or other valid government documentation.

    • Do you charge a consultation fee?

      We charge a flat rate of $50 for a half-hour consultation. If you decide to hire us to assist you with your case, we will waive the consultation charge or credit it toward your retainer.

    • What types of legal issues can you help me with?

      At Bull City Legal Services we have attorneys who cover a variety of practice areas. If you have a civil legal issue, reach out and we will do everything that we can to help you resolve it quickly and affordably.

    • How often will I be updated on the status of my case?

      We believe that communication is key to maintaining peace of mind during complicated and difficult legal proceedings. Because of this, we will update you every time there is a substantive change in the status of your proceeding. If there have been no changes, we will inform you as to that every two weeks.

    • How do businesses qualify for discounted legal services?

      Bull City Legal Services uses the Small Business Administration’s definition of 'Small Businesses,' which is determined by industry, annual revenue, or number of employees. Non-profit organizations are always offered discounted rates.

    • If I hire an attorney, can I still settle without going to court?

      We often encourage out of court settlement, and will seek to settle if we can achieve a beneficial outcome to you by doing so. It saves time and money, reduces the risk of an unfavorable outcome, and allows parties to tailor the terms of the agreement to meet their specific needs and interests. Settling out of court is often the best option for all parties involved.

    • Im concerned that getting an attorney might make things worse. Is that true?

      Bringing in an attorney often calms things down. Attorneys bring professionalism, expertise, and a neutral perspective to situations. We facilitate effective communication in situations that are emotionally charged, help with negotiations, and guide parties to find common ground. We also make sure you understand your rights and potential choices — our goal is resolution without conflict. Most importantly, we ensure all legal procedures are followed properly, preventing any mistakes or delays in your case and maximizing your chance of success.


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Trust our friendly team for affordable, comprehensive legal services. Contact us today to resolve your legal issues and gain peace of mind.