ASLegalAid.orgAmerican Samoa Legal Aid: Justice for All

The American Samoa Legal Aid Mission:

To empower our community to access equal justice through high quality civil legal services.


We're Looking For A New Staff Attorney!

If you are a lawyer who is passionate about helping our community, we would love to hear from you. All inquiries, resumes, and letters of interest should be sent to our executive director Scott Hess. Please see THIS LINK for details.


To protect the health and safety of  ASLA clients, employees, applicants and the people of American Samoa from the COVID-19 pandemic, ASLA encourages clients and applicants to first contact ASLA by telephone (phone nos. 633-3300/633-3301/633-3302), email (, or Facebook (American Samoa Legal Aid) to determine if ASLA can provide legal assistance to you without you having to personally come to the ASLA office.

If you are having a FEVER, COUGH, or HAVE DIFFICULTY BREATHING, please DO NOT COME TO THE ASLA OFFICE AND DO NOT ENTER THE ASLA OFFICE.  If you have these symptoms mentioned above, please contact  the LBJ hospital (phone no. 633-1222) or Dept. of Health (phone no. 633-5871) for medical advice or assistance.

Anyone entering the ASLA Office who does NOT have a fever, cough or difficulty breathing, should first use the sanitizer or wipes to clean your hands before seeing an ASLA staff member.

It is recommended that you wear your own mask.