New Branch for ERLS


Leisa Richards 2The Sioux Falls based East River Legal Services has opened an Aberdeen location. Leisa Richards will be helping those in need in the Aberdeen area with a variety of legal services. ERLS serves those in poverty in Northeast South Dakota, including veterans, older Americans, victims of violence, and people with disabilities.

ERLS focuses primarily on family law, housing issues, estates, disability benefits, and social security services. They have worked with Safe Harbor and prioritize serving victims of domestic violence. ERLS also works with Access to Justice, Inc., Dakota Plains Legal Services, and

While a majority of consultations will be done online, Leisa acknowledges the benefits of a physical location in Aberdeen. //—Annie Scott

For more information, visit or contact Leisa directly at [email protected].