Sued by credit card company? Sued for other debt or loan? Wages garnished? Bank account frozen?

CLARO (Consumer Legal Advice Resource Office) attorneys provide free legal advice and help with drafting court forms so you can fight the debt. Court cases or judgments related to credit card debt, medical debt, student loans, car loans, utilities collections, lines of credit, and charge accounts. Program offered in collaboration with Syracuse FEC (Financial Empowerment Center).

To make an appointment, please call 315-471-3409 or email

*If you need an ASL interpreter or an interpreter for any other language, you can email or call the program ahead of time so that we can schedule in in-person interpreter. We also always have telephone-based language interpretation available at all of our programs anytime.