Columbia is the fifth largest city in Missouri with a population of almost 115,000 residents. This college town has much to offer -- Ragtag Cinema, the Rockbridge Memorial State Park, and, of course, the University of Missouri. If you are facing a legal issue, FindLaw can help. Finding the best resources for your specific legal issue can be confusing and time consuming. Browse our Columbia Laws pages to learn about local courthouses, how to contact free legal aid groups, what to do if you’ve been injured and what to expect from your criminal case.