In case of arrest

Posters with the telephone number are available in all police stations.

A free service Emergency Lawyer is available 24/7.

A lawyer in your region will answer.

Persons admissible to Legal Aid are accepted.

In case of arrest, watch for the Bar posters! The lawyers of the Lower-St-Lawrence-Gaspe-Magdalen-Islands section are a phone call away, ready to help. 

Legal Aid also offers a duty counsel service. You are under arrest or in detention? Communicate with the Legal Aid lawyers for free, at all time, whether you are admissible or not. Everywhere in Quebec 1 800 842-2213