Mission, Vision & Values


LAOC ensures access to justice by providing meaningful legal representation in civil matters to our low-income neighbors of Olmsted County.


Legal Assistance aims to have a positive effect on our entire community by championing:

  • Stability for families
  • Accountability that leads to better housing
  • Relief for victims of domestic violence
  • Alleviation of overburdened Courts


  • Respect
  • Fair Mindedness
  • Egalitarianism
  • Compassion
  • Inclusivity
  • Equality
  • Community Driven
  • Ethical and Professional
  • Fiscally Responsible