Winter Holiday Hours
Happy Holidays! PBO closes for the winter holidays on
Friday, December 21, 2018, at 12:00 PM.
The Hotline and all Help Centres will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at 9:30 AM.

Do you need help with a legal dispute?

Canada’s courts are a formal venue for people who want to resolve their legal disputes.

We provide online resources, in-person help at walk-in clinics, and an Ontario-wide toll-free advice service.

Call our Free Legal Advice Hotline – Today!

Toll Free:  1-855-255-7256
Hours of Operation: We generally accept calls from Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., and 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

For more details about the Free Legal Advice Hotline, click here.

You can also visit us in person. Our offices are located at:

  1. 161 Elgin Street, Room 5027, Ottawa (for Small Claims Court and Superior Court)
  2. 47 Sheppard Avenue East, Room 305, Toronto (for Small Claims Court)
  3. 393 University Avenue, Suite 110, Toronto (for Superior Court)

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Please note: lawyers on the hotline and at the help centres provide brief services. They do not create an ongoing lawyer-client relationship with you. For our full Terms and Conditions, click here.