Making a Difference for Portland's Most Vulnerable Families

St. Andrew Legal Clinic has provided legal representation to over 55,000 low income Oregonians
The Clinic plays a vital role in protecting families from domestic violence by providing legal advocacy for issues like adoption, child custody and support, protection orders, guardianship, parenting time and spousal support. The clinic has been defending Oregon’s most vulnerable families since 1979 and in 36 years has helped over 55,000 Oregonians and their 75,000 children.

You can get more information and keep up to date on the latest happenings with the Saint Andrew Legal Clinic by checking out our Newsroom.

Our attorneys assist clients in Multnomah, Washington, Columbia, Wallowa, Union and Yamhill counties. SALC also provides low cost legal services to families in danger from domestic violence or abuse.


Our Services Include
Child Custody – SALC attorneys can help negotiate custody agreements
Child Support – SALC can help ensure that families get enough support
Domestic Violence Intervention – SALC protects parents and children from dangerous or violent circumstances
Divorce – SALC helps defend the rights of families during the most emotionally and financially trying times of their lives
Guardianship – SALC can make sure that legal rights of guardians are protected
Parenting Time – SALC helps parents obtain reasonable visitation with their children
Step-Parent Adoption – SALC can help navigate the legal process of adoption