Due to COVID-19, Beacon Law is not currently conducting in-person intake.


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If you have questions or need further assistance, please call us at 713-220-9780.

Beacon Law 

We champion equal justice for homeless, low-income individuals and remedy the conditions that burden and marginalize them.


90% of America's civil legal aid need goes unmet, but that's not the case with our Beacon Law program. Volunteers help Beacon Law meet the legal needs of Houston's homeless.



  • ID Restoration including but not limited to resolving driver's license holds, replacement of immigration documents, and name change (for purposes of obtaining ID).

  • Sealing Criminal History

  • Social Security Disability Appeals

  • Limited Family Law (uncontested pro se divorce and child support modification)

  • Housing Law including evictions

  • Limited Wills & Estates including small estate affidavits and estate planning


In 2019, we...

  • Served 2,215 unduplicated individuals.

  • Resolved 4,500 legal cases

  • Helped realize over $2.4 million in direct benefits to clients

(713) 220-9737

Physical: 1212 Prairie St, Houston, TX 77002, USA

Mailing: 1117 Texas Ave, Houston, TX, 77002, USA

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