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 Legal Assistance Program

The Legal Assistance Program provides free legal assistance to low income area residents of Southern Chester County. Legal advice is provided by a licensed, experienced attorney weekly at La Comunidad Hispana.  Legal advice is provided in many areas of the law including but not limited to:

▪  Immigration and Naturalization

▪  Consumer Relations

▪  Collections

▪  Landlord/ Tenant disputes

▪  Domestic relations matters including child support, custody and divorce

▪  Personal Injury and Property Damage matters including auto accidents

▪  Drivers License Problems

▪  Labor and Employment issues including Workers Compensation

The goal of the Legal Assistance Program is to empower, educate, facilitate and refer clients in legal areas that are typically of concern to farmworkers, laborers, other unskilled workers and immigrants. The program offers a novel approach to the resolution of legal and social problems through the provision of legal services to clients
in close collaboration with social workers and medical professionals.

About Our Attorney John P. Winicov, Esquire

John P. Winicov has practiced law in Chester County for over 25 years and has vast experience working with immigrant populations.  Mr. Winicov has consulted with LCH for many years, providing assistance to LCH clients with a variety of legal problems.  He is well known and highly respected in the southern Chester County business community, making him an effective mediator in employee/employer disputes.  Mr. Winicov has been a member of the Chester County Bar Association since 1987.

Call to schedule an appointment 610-444-7550, ext. 238