Tenant Eviction Defense

Get free legal help fighting your Oregon eviction.

The Commons Law Center helps low- and moderate-income Oregonians defend against eviction at NO COST. Looking for help? Start by scheduling a free 15-minute consultation using the link below, or you can call or text us at 503-850-0811. More than half of all Oregonians qualify for legal services. A family of four could earn $103,000 per year and a single person $51,000 and still qualify for services. To see the maximum monthly income by household size, click here.

"The Commons Law Center was so helpful and professional! Going through a legal matter can be very difficult and expensive. They really made the difference! Thank you so much for all your help." 
 — Thomas C.

Call or text us at 503-580-0811 and we can help you immediately with your eviction defense. Or, click the button below to schedule a time that works for you.


Free Legal Help for Oregon Renters

Legal Aid

Eviction Defense Project

Service Area: All of Oregon

Eligibility: You are likely eligible if you receive a form of public benefits like TANF, SNAP, or OHP.

Available Services:

  • Review Court Filings
  • 1:1 Consultation
  • Representation in Court*

Contact:
Phone: 888-585-9638
Email: evictiondefense@oregonlawcenter.org


Metro Public Defender

Community Law

Service Area: Multnomah County

Eligibility: You are likely eligible if you rqualify for rental payment help from Multnomah County

Available Services:

  • Review Court Filings or Eviction Notice
  • Pre-court Negotiation
  • Representation in Court*

Contact:
Call 211 and ask for rental assistance and legal referral. Or, if you have a social services caseworker, ask for a referral to Community Law

The Commons

Tenant Eviction Defense

Service Area: Multnomah, Clackamas, and Washington County

Eligibility: Over 50% of Oregonians qualify for services, including most people who receive any form of public benefit.

Available Services:

  • Review Court Filings or Eviction Notice
  • 1:1 Consultation
  • Representation in Court*

Contact:
Call or text 503-850-0811

Or fill out this questionnaire

* Representation in court depends on the availability of attorneys, and may be subject to qualification.