ASUM Legal Services





About Us

ASUM Legal Services has provided low-cost legal assistance to University of Montana students since 1975. Legal advice is free for students and there are small fees for legal services beyond advice appointments.


Have a Legal Problem? We're Here for You!


ASUM Legal Services has appointments available in person in our UC offices or remotely via email, telephone, and zoom. Please follow the instructions under "How To Apply" below, and request an appointment. 


Our Services


We may not be able to provide full-attorney representation on every case, but our goal is to give legal advice to every student in need. We can provide assistance, resources, or referrals for nearly every legal issue, including:

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Minor in Possession of Alcohol (MIPs)

Driving Under the Influence (DUIs)


Debt Problems

Car Sales and Repair Issues


Identity Theft




Name Changes

Informal Guardianships

Deeds and Contracts


Child Support

Custody Battles

Landlord and Tenant Conflict

Rental Rights


Housing Discrimination

This is not a comprehensive list of all of our legal services. If you have a legal service that is not listed, please contact us.

Legal Resources


In addition to specific legal advice and assistance, ASUM Legal Services offers legal information and legal resources for the students of the University of Montana, including: