Contact OMVLAP

Please use the form to the right if you would like to send us a message. We will respond to your inquiry as quickly as possible.


If you are in need of legal assistance, or have an immediate concern, please use the appropriate phone number listed below the form.


We look forward to hearing from you!

Contact Us


Ohio Military/Veterans Legal Assistance Project


303 E. Broad Street

Columbus, OH  43215

(614) 236-6769


Michael McCarthy, Executive Director


Michelle Tussing, Director, Pro Bono Center


Operation Legal Help Ohio


Operation Legal Help Ohio (OLHO) helps to connect low-income servicemembers and veterans with volunteer lawyers willing to represent them free of charge in certain civil legal matters. For more informoation, visit our website at


If you are a veteran or active-duty servicemember with low income, please call us toll-free at 1-877-759-6182. Our partners at legal aid will determine whether OLHO can help you, and, if so, they will transfer your matter to our office for further assistance.


Legal Salute Ohio


Legal Salute Ohio (LSO), a program for active-duty servicemembers ranked E-6 or lower, offers a pool of volunteer attorneys who may be willing to offer representation in civil matters for greatly reduced legal fees. For more information, visit our website at


If you are an active-duty servicemember, rank E-6 or lower, with an Ohio legal issue, please call us toll-free at 1-844-256-0330.