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Servicemembers and their families may access free legal assistance at these offices. See our Working with a Lawyer publication for more details on eligibility.

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These programs will connect you to a lawyer who charges for legal services. Some attorneys with these programs, however, may offer discounted initial consultations or may charge reduced, fees based on your income. Contact these programs for more information.

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These are programs designed to assist members of the military with legal matters. See the specific details on the services provided.

Military Legal Assistance Offices:

Beale AFB
9th Reconnaissance Wing/JA
17801 Warren Shingle Road
Beale AFB, CA 95903
Phone: 530-634-2928, DSN 368-2928
http://www.beale.af.mil/units/9threconnaissancewingjudgeadvocateoffice/index.asp

Edwards AFB
Air Force Flight Test Center/JA
1 S. Rosamond Blvd Building 0001
Lancaster, CA 93524
Phone: 661-277-4310, 527-4317
http://www.edwards.af.mil

Los Angeles AFB
SMC/JA
483 N. Aviation Blvd. [Bldg 270, First Floor in a corner past the elevators]
El Segundo, CA 90245
Phone: 310-653-3084, 633-3084
http://www.losangeles.af.mil

Travis AFB
60 AMW/JA
510 Mulheron St
Travis AFB, CA 94535
Phone: 707-424-3251, DSN 837-3251

Vandenberg AFB
30 SW/JA
747 Nebraska Ave Rm C-101-5
Lompoc, CA 93437
Phone: 805-605-6207, DSN 275-6207
http://www.vandenberg.af.mil/library/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=4628

Fort Irwin
Fort Irwin Legal Assistance Office
Bldg 288, Barstow Road (Across from Military Police Station)
Fort Irwin, CA 92310
Phone: 760-380-5321
http://www.irwin.army.mil/cmd_staff/NTCcommand/OSJA/Pages/LegalAssistanceOffice.aspx

Presido of Monterey
Legal Assistance Office
1336 Plummer St.
Monterey, CA 93944
Phone: 831-242-5083
http://www.monterey.army.mil/legal/

USCG Alameda
MLC Pacific Legal Assistance Branch Bldg. 54A
Coast Guard Island Alameda
Alameda, CA 94501
Phone: 510-437-5891
http://www.uscg.mil/mlcpac/mlcp/

USCG TRACEN Petaluma
Petaluma Legal Assistance Office
599 Tomales Rd, Bldg 140
TRACEN Petaluma, CA 94952
Phone: 707-765-7760

NAS Lemoore
NLSO SW Detachment Lemoore
730 Enterprise BLVD, Suite 302
Lemoore, CA 93246
Phone: 559-998-3873 949-3873
http://www.jag.navy.mil/html/NLSO_southwest.htm

NAVSTA San Diego
NLSO Southwest
3395 Sturtevant St Suite 2
San Diego, CA 92136
Phone: 619-556-2211, 526-2211
http://www.jag.navy.mil/html/NLSO_southwest.htm

NB Ventura County
NLSO SW Detachment Port Hueneme
2852 Harris Street
Port Hueneme, CA 93034
Phone: 805-982-3124, 551-3124
http://www.jag.navy.mil/html/NLSO_southwest.htm

Camp Pendleton
Marine Corps Base
Camp Pendleton Joint Legal Assistance Office, Box 555023
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055
Phone: 760-725-6558, DSN 365-6558
http://www.pendleton.usmc.mil/base/sja/home.asp

MCAGCC Twentynine Palms
Legal Assistance Office Box 78103
MCAGCC Twentynine Palms CA
Twentynine Palms, CA 92278
Phone: 760-830-6111, DSN 957-6111
http://www.29palms.usmc.mil/

MCLB Barstow
Marine Corps Logistics Base Attn: Legal Assistance Office
Box 110120
Barstow, CA 92311
Phone: 760-577-6874, DSN 282-6874

MCRD San Diego
Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego
Attn: Legal Assistance Office
San Diego, CA 92140
Phone: 619-524-4111 DSN 524-4111
http://www.mcrdsd.usmc.mil

Legal Aid and Pro Bono Programs:

AIDS Legal Referral Panel of the San Francisco Bay Area
1663 Mission Street, #500
San Francisco, CA 94103
General Phone No: 415-701-1100
Languages: Spanish
http://www.alrp.org
Counties Served: San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Mateo, Solano, Sonoma
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Consumer, Criminal, Environmental, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, International, Juvenile, Labor Relations, Real Property, Trademark/Copyright, Veterans/Military
Type of cases accepted: Bankruptcy, Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Health, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption, AIDS/HIV
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

AIDS Legal Services
111 W Saint John St
Ste 315
San Jose, CA 95113-1104
Phone: 408-293-3135
Fax: 408-293-0106
Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Dissolution, Custody, AIDS/HIV

Alameda County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services Corporation
610 Sixteenth Street,426
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-893-7160
Fax: 510-893-3119
http://www.acbanet.org

Intake:
510-893-7160
Counties Served:
Alameda
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Housing, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

API Legal Outreach
1188 Franklin St, Ste 202
San Francisco, CA 94109-6852
Phone: 415-567-6255
Fax: 415-567-6248
Counties Served:
Alameda, San Francisco, San Mateo
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Wills, Elder Abuse, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Asian Pacific American Legal Center Of Southern California
1145 Wilshire Blvd, Fl 2
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone: 213-977-7500
Fax: 213-977-7595
http://www.apalc.org

Counties Served:
All of South California
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody,

Attorney Referral Service Of The San Fernando Valley Bar Association
5567 Reseda Boulevard Suite 200
Tarzana, CA 91356
General Phone No: 818-227-0490 & 818-340-4529
Languages: Spanish, Arabic, Armenian, Farsi, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Lebanese, Romanian, Russian, Tagalog, Yiddish
http://www.sfvba.org/
Counties Served: Los Angeles, Ventura
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Bay Area Legal Aid
405 14th St, Fl 9
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-663-4751
Fax: 510-663-4711
http://www.baylegal.org

Counties Served:
Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid Alameda Regional Office
405 14th Street, 11th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: 510-663-4755
http://www.baylegal.org

Intake:
800-551-5554
Counties Served:
Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid Contra Costa Regional Office
1017 Macdonald Avenue
Richmond, CA 94801
Phone: 510-233-9954
http://www.baylegal.org

Counties Served:
Contra Costa
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid Marin/Napa Regional Office
30 North San Pedro Road, Ste 250
San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone: 415-479-8224
http://www.baylegal.org

Counties Served:
Marin
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid Pittsburg Office
1901 Railroad Avenue, Ste D
Pittsburg, CA 94565
Phone: 925-432-1123
http://www.baylegal.org
Counties Served:
Contra Costa
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid San Francisco Regional Office
50 Fell Street, 1st Fl
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-982-1300
http://www.baylegal.org

Counties Served:
San Francisco
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid San Mateo Regional Office
2287 El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: 650-358-0745
http://www.baylegal.org

Counties Served:
San Mateo
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bay Area Legal Aid Santa Clara Regional Office
2 West Santa Clara Street, 8th Floor
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408-283-3700
http://www.baylegal.org

Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence

Bet Tzedek Legal Services
145 S Fairfax Ave, 200
Los Angeles, CA 90036-2166
Phone: 323-939-0506
Fax: 323-939-1040
http://www.bettzedek.org

Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Employment Rights, Care-giver issues, Real Estate, Adoption AIDS/HIV

Break The Cycle
PO Box 64996
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: 310-286-3366
Fax: 310-286-3386
http://www.breakthecycle.org

Intake:
1-888-988-8336
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence, related cases for Youth Ages 12-22

Burbank Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service and Legal Aid
2219 W Olive Ave, Ste 100
Burbank, CA 91506-2625
Phone: 818-843-0931
Fax: 818/843-5852
Counties Served:
Los Angeles

BWA-Legal Advocacy Program
PO Box 6556
Concord, CA 94524-1556
Phone: 925-676-3122
Fax: 925-676-0564
Intake:
925-676-3122
Counties Served:
Contra Costa
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

California Lawyers for the Arts - Santa Monica
1641 18th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90404-3807
Phone: 310-998-5590
Fax: 310-998-5594
http://www.calawyersforthearts.org/legalservices.html

Intake:
310-998-5590
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Arts/Entertainment Issues, Torts, Real Estate, Immigration, Health

California Lawyers for the Arts - San Francisco
Fort Mason Center, Bldg C, Room 265
San Francisco, CA 94123
General Phone No: 888-775-8995
http://www.calawyersforthearts.org/
Counties Served: Statewide
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. Criminal
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

California Partnership To End Domestic Violence,
PO Box 1798
Sacramento, CA 95812
Phone: 916-444-7163
Fax: 916-444-7165
http://www.cpedv.org/

Intake:
800-524-4765
Counties Served:
Statewide
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence

California Rural Legal Assistance
21 Carr St
Watsonville, CA 95076-4705
Phone: 831-724-2253
Fax: 831-724-7530
http://www.crla.org

Counties Served:
Monterey, Santa Cruz
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Education, Housing, Domestic Violence,

California Rural Legal Assistance
801 15th St, Ste 11
Modesto, CA 95354-1132
Phone: 209-577-3811
Fax: 209-577-1098
http://www.crla.org

Type of Cases Accepted:
 Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing

California Rural Legal Assistance
818 D St
Marysville, CA 95901-5321
Phone: 530-742-5191 x310
Fax: 530-742-0421
itdept@crla.org

Intake:
530-742-5191
Counties Served:
Colusa, Sutter, Yuba
Type of Cases Accepted:
 Education, Employment Law, Housing, Health, CED

California Rural Legal Assistance CRLA (Central)
631 Howard Street, 300
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415-777-2752
Fax: 415-543-2752
http://www.crla.org

Center for Community Solutions Domestic Violence, Legal Clinic
4508 Mission Bay Dr
San Diego, CA 92109-4919
Phone: 619-272-5328
Fax: 619-272-5361
info@ccssd.org
Counties Served:
San Diego
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Central California Legal Services
357 W Main St
Ste 201
MerCED, CA 95340
Phone: 209-723-5466
Fax: 559-723-1315
http://www.centralcallegal.org

Counties Served:
Mariposa, MerCED, Tuolumne
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Low-income tax problems

Central California Legal Services
208 W Main St, U-1
Visalia, CA 93291
Phone: 559-733-8770
Fax: 559-635-8096
http://www.centralcallegal.org

visalia@centralcallegal.org
Counties Served:
Kings, Tulare
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Family Law

Central California Legal Services Inc. -- Voluntary Legal Services Program
1999 Tuolumne Street, 700
Fresno, CA 93721
Phone: 559-570-1200
Fax: 559-570-1254
http://www.centralcallegal.org

fresno@centralcallegal.org
Intake:
559-570-1200
Counties Served:
Fresno, Kings, Mariposa, MerCED, Tulare, Tuolumne
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer,  Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Conservatorships, Guardianships, Domestic Violence, Restraining Orders, Real Estate, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Custody, CED,

Child Care Law Center
221 Pine Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-394-7144

City of Santa Fe Springs Legal Services Program
9255 Pioneer Blvd
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670-2380
Phone: 562-692-0261
Fax: 562-695-8620
familyandhumanservices@santafesprings.org

Community Legal Services
11834 Firestone Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650-2901
Phone: 562-864-9935
Fax: 562/863-8853
Intake:
800-834-5001
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Community Services AIDS Program
1601 East Hazelton Avenue
Stockton, CA 95201-2009
Phone: 209-468-2235
Fax: 209-468-3495
Type of Cases Accepted:
AIDS/HIV

Conejo Free Clinic Legal Services
80 E Hillcrest Dr, Ste 211
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-7881
Phone: 805-497-3575
Fax: 805-497-4099
Counties Served:
Ventura
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Contra Costa Senior Legal Services
4006 MacDonald Ave.
Richmond, CA 94805
Phone: 510-374-3712
Fax: 510-374-3304
http://ccsls.org/

Intake:
510-374-3712
Counties Served:
Contra Costa
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Elder Abuse

Cooperative Restraining Order Clinic
3543 - 18th Street, 3rd Floor, Box #5
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: 415-864-1790
Fax: 415-241-9491
roclinic@aol.com
Intake:
415-252-2844
Counties Served:
San Francisco
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence

Desert AIDS Project Legal Services
750 South Vella Road
Palm Spring, CA 92264
Phone: 619-323-2118
Fax: 619-323-9865
Type of Cases Accepted:
AIDS/HIV

Disability Rights  Education, and Defense Fund Inc.
2212 6th St
Berkeley, CA 94710-2219
Phone: 510-644-2555
Fax: 510-841-8645
http://www.dredf.org

Counties Served:
Nationwide
Type of Cases Accepted:
 Education, Civil Rights, Disability

Disability Rights Legal Center
919 S Albany St
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone: 213-736-1031 (V & TDD)
Fax: 213-736-1428
http://www.disabilityrightslegalcenter.org

Counties Served:
Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Ventura
Type of Cases Accepted:
 Education, Housing, Cancer Advocacy, Disability Rights, Special  Education

East Bay Community Law Center
3130 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705-1823
Phone: 510-548-4040
Fax: 510-548-2566
http://www.ebclc.org

info@ebclc.org
Intake:
510-548-4040
Counties Served:
Alameda
Type of Cases Accepted:
Wills, Immigration, Health, CED, AIDS/HIV

El Rescate Legal Services
1340 S Bonnie Brae St
Los Angeles, CA 90006-5403
Phone: 213-387-3284
Fax: 213-387-9189
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Immigration

Elder Law, & Advocacy Senior Citizens Legal Services
3675 Ruffin Road, 315
San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: 858-565-1392
Fax: 858-565-1394
http://seniorlaw-sd.org

Intake:
858-565-1392
Counties Served:
Imperial, San Diego
Type of Cases Accepted:
Elder Law, General Civil, elder abuse, nursing home

Family Violence Law Center
PO Box 22009
Oakland, CA 94623
Phone: 510-208-0220
Fax: 510-540-5373
Intake:
510-540-5370
Counties Served:
Alameda
Type of Cases Accepted:
Elder Law, Housing, Terminating Parental Rights, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Grey Law of Ventura County
290 Maple Ct, Ste 128
Ventura, CA 93003-3521
Phone: 805-658-2266
Fax: 805-658-6339
Counties Served:
Ventura
Type of Cases Accepted:
Elder Law

Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law
3250 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 710
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 213 388-7505
Fax: 323-939-2199
http://www.hbcfl.org

Intake:
213 388-7515
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Haven Women's Center
619 13th St, Fl 1
Modesto, CA 95354-2435
Phone: 209-524-4331
Fax: 209-424-2045
Counties Served: Stanislaus
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence, Custody

HIV & AIDS Legal Services Alliance, Inc. (HALSA)
3550 Wilshire Blvd., 750
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 213-201-1640
Fax: 213-993-1594
http://www.halsaservices.org

Intake:
213-201-1640
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Tax form preparation, Immigration, Health, AIDS/HIV

Humboldt County Bar Association
PO Box 1017
Eureka, CA 95502-1017
Phone: 707-445-2652
Fax: 707-445-0935
Counties Served:
Humboldt
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Health

Humboldt Legal Center
Humboldt State University
Arcata, CA 95521
Phone: 707-826-3824
Intake:
707-826-3824
Counties Served:
Humboldt
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Wills, Terminating Parental Rights, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Immigration, Legal Assistance Project
300 N Los Angeles St, Ste 3107
Los Angeles, CA 90012-3335
Phone: 213-485-1872
Fax: 213-485-0047
http://www.lacba.org

Intake:
213-485-1872
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Immigration, AIDS/HIV

Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association, Inc.
2060 University Ave, Ste 113
Riverside, CA 92507-5210
Phone: 951-369-3009
Fax: 951-369-6211http://www.iellaaid.org
iellaaid@aol.com
Intake:
951-369-3009
Counties Served:
Riverside, San Bernardino
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Educate teen parents and pregnant minors on issues re: Custody/visitation, child support, establish paternity, TRO, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Inner City Law Center
1325 E 7th St
Los Angeles, CA 90021-1101
Phone: 213-891-2880
Fax: 213-891-2888
Intake:
213-891-2880
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing

Lawyers' Committe For Civil Rights Legal Services For Entrepreneurs
131 Steuart Street, 400
San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone: 415-543-9444
Fax: 415-543-0296
http://www.lccr.com/lsehome.htm

helen@lcc.r.com
Intake:
415-543-9444
Counties Served:
Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco
Type of Cases Accepted:
Legal Services for Entrepreneurs provides free business legal services to: low-income individuals, including women and persons of color, who want to start or develop businesses, CED

Lawyers' Committee Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
301 Mission St, Ste 400
San Francisco, CA 94105-2258
Phone: 415-543-9444
Fax: 415-543-0296
Counties Served:
San Francisco
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Housing, Asylum CED

Legal Advocates For Children & Youth
111 West Saint John Street, 315
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408-280-2428
http://www.lawfoundation.org

Legal Aid Clinic of Redlands
16 E Olive Ave
Redlands, CA 92373-5248
Phone: 909-792-2762
Fax: 909-793-8788
Counties Served:
San Bernardino
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Elder Law, Terminating Parental Rights, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Legal Aid Foundation Of Los Angeles
1102 Crenshaw Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90019-3111
Phone: 323-801-7924
Fax: 323-801-7945
Intake:
800-399-4529
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED

Legal Aid Of Marin County
30 N San Pedro Rd, 220
San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone: 415-492-0230
Fax: 415-492-0947
http://www.legalaidmarin.org

justice@legal-aid.marin.ca.us
Intake:
800-498-7666
Counties Served:
Marin
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence

Legal Aid of North Bay Private Attorney Involvement Program
1227 Coombs St
Napa, CA 94559-2539
Phone: 707-255-4933
Fax: 707-255-2312
justice@legal-aid.marin.ca.us
Intake:
800-498-7666
Counties Served:
Napa, Marin
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption, AIDS/HIV

Legal Aid of the Central Coast Pro Bono Program of Monterey County
2100 Garden Rd Bldg B
Monterey, CA 93940-5366
Phone: 408-375-0505 (Monterey)
Fax: 408-375-0501
itdept@crla.org
Counties Served:
Monterey

Legal Aid Society Of San Bernardino Inc
354 W Sixth St
San Bernardino, CA 92401-1201
Phone: 909-889-7328
Fax: 909-889-6338
Counties Served:
San Bernardino
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Legal Aid Society Of San Mateo County
521 East 5th Ave.
San Mateo, CA 94402
Phone: 650-558-0915
Fax: 650-558-0673
http://www.legalaidsmc.org

Intake:
650-558-0915
Counties Served:
San Mateo
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Housing, Assistance for Seniors, Conservatorships, Guardianships, Special  Education, and General Civil Litigation Referral, Health

Legal Assistance for Seniors
464 7th Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: 510-832-3040
Fax: 510-987-7399
http://www.lashicap.org

Intake:
510-832-3040
Counties Served:
Alameda
Type of Cases Accepted:
Elder Law, Elder Abuse, Guardianships, Immigration, Health

Legal Services for Children
1254 Market St, Fl 3
San Francisco, CA 94102-4801
Phone: 415-863-3762
Fax: 415-863-7708
Intake:
415-863-3762
Counties Served:
Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma
Type of Cases Accepted:
 Education, Guardianship, Juvenile, AIDS/HIV

Legal Services For Prisoners With Children, Women Prisoners With HIV/AIDS Project
100 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-255-7036
info@prisonerswithchildren.org

Legal Services of Northern California
PO Box 3728
Chico, CA 95927-3728
Phone: 916-345-9491
Fax: 916-345-6913
chico-office@lsnc.net
Counties Served:
Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado , Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas , Sacramento, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo

Legal Services of Northern California
421 N Oak St
Ukiah, CA 95482-4303
Phone: 707-462-1471
Fax: 707-462-9483
http://lsnc.net

ukiah-office@lsnc.net
Intake:
877-529-7700
Counties Served:
Lake, Mendocino
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Health, CED

Legal Services Of Northern California
619 North St
Woodland, CA 95695-3237
Phone: 530-662-1065
Fax: 530-662-7941
Counties Served:
Yolo
Type of Cases Accepted:
Dissolution, Custody

Legal Services of Northern California Mother Lode Office-VLSP
190 Reamer St
Auburn, CA 95603-4721
Phone: 530-823-7560
Fax: 530-823-7601
Counties Served:
Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sierra
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Health, Dissolution, Custody, AIDS/HIV

Legal Services of Northern California Solano County Office
1810 Capitol St
Vallejo, CA 94590-5721
Phone: 707-643-0054
Fax: 707-643-0144
http://lsnc.net
Intake:
707-643-0054
Counties Served:
Solano
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, CED

Legal Services Program for Pasadena and San Gabriel-Pomona Valley
243 W Mission Blvd
Ste 303
Pomona, CA 91766-1560
Phone: 909-622-7455
Fax: 909-469-1729
Intake:
909-622-1417
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Post-decree modifications of Custody/visitation, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice
2606 E 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90033-3506
Phone: 213-266-2690
Fax: 213-266-2695
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Real Estate, Domestic Violence, Dissolution

Los Angeles County Bar Association Barristers AIDS Legal Services Project
PO Box 55020
Los Angeles, CA 90055-2020
Phone: 213-896-6436
Fax: 213-896-6500
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
AIDS/HIV

Los Angeles County Bar Association Barristers Domestic Violence, Project
261 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90014-1648
Phone: 213-896-6491
Fax: 213-896-6500
http://lacba.org

Intake:
213-624-3665
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence

Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center Legal Services Department
1625 Schrader Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028-6213
Phone: 213-993-7670
Fax: 213-933-7699
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Housing, Wills, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Mono County Bar Association Legal Advice and Referral Clinic
PO Box 3337
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546-3337
Phone: 760-934-4558
Fax: 760-934-2530
Counties Served:
Mono
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Domestic Violence, Dissolution

Neighborhood Legal Services Of Los Angeles County
13327 Van Nuys Blvd
Pacoima, CA 91331-3099
Phone: 818-896-5211
Fax: 818-896-6647
http://www.nls-la.org

nls@nls-la.org
Intake:
800-433-6251
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Employment Law, Housing, Discrimination, Family Law, Community Legal  Education, Terminating Parental Rights, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED

Nevada County Lawyer Referral Service
714 W Main St, Fl 9
Nevada City, CA 95959
Phone: 530-265-4129
Fax: 530-265-4139
Counties Served:
Nevada
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Employment Law, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence, Legal Advocacy Program
1181 N 4th St
San Jose, CA 95112-4945
Phone: 408-279-7550
Fax: 408-279-7562
Intake:
408-279-7550
Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence

North Coast AIDS Project
529 I St
Eureka, CA 95501
Phone: 707-268-2132
Fax: 707-445-6097
Intake:
707-268-2132
Counties Served:
Del Norte, Humboldt
Type of Cases Accepted:
File for do not resuscitate, etc., power of attorney, worker's comp., AIDS/HIV

Pasadena Human Services Department Consumer, Action Center
1020 N Fair Oaks Ave
Pasadena, CA 91103-3011
Phone: 626-744-7300
Fax: 626-798-5834
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Domestic Violence

Police Watch - Police Misconduct Lawyer Referral Service
611 S Catalina St
Los Angeles, CA 90005-1730
Phone: 213-387-3435
Fax: 213-387-9085
Intake:
213-387-3325
Counties Served:
Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Ventura
Type of Cases Accepted:
Police Misconduct, Civil Rights Violations.

Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley
480 N 1st St, Ste 219
San Jose, CA 95112-4040
Phone: 408-998-5298
Fax: 408-971-9672
Intake:
408-998-5298
Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Torts, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

Public Counsel Law Center
601 S Ardmore Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90005-2323
Phone: 213-385-2977
Fax: 213-385-9089
http://www.publiccounsel.org

web@publiccounsel.org
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer,  Education, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, School expulsion, SIJS, VAWA, Transactional, Contracts, expungements, Zoning, Land Use, Tax, Notario Fraud, Auto Fraud, Guardian Ad Litem and Guardianship, Torts, Terminating Parental Rights, Real Estate, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, CED, Adoption

Public Interest Law Firm
111 W Saint John St
Ste 315
San Jose, CA 95113-1104
Phone: 408-293-4790
Fax: 408-293-0106
Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Education, Elder Law, Employment Law, Housing, Torts, Juvenile, Immigration, Health, AIDS/HIV

Public Law Center
601 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701-4002
Phone: 714-541-1010
Fax: 714-541-5157
http://www.publiclawcenter.org
Counties Served:
Orange
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Immigration, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Riverside County Bar Association Public Service Law Corp.
4129 Main St, Ste 101
Riverside, CA 92501-3628
Phone: 909-682-5213 (Admin.)
Fax: 909-682-0106
Intake:
909-682-7968
Counties Served:
Riverside
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Wills, Guardianships, Torts, Real Estate, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, Adoption

San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program
625 Broadway, Ste 925
San Diego, CA 92101-5499
Phone: 619-235-5656
Fax: 619-235-5668
http://www.sdvlp.org

Intake:
619-235-5656
Counties Served:
San Diego
Type of Cases Accepted:
 Education, Elder Law, Wills, Family law mediation, guardianship. Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program AIDS Law Team
625 Broadway, Ste 925
San Diego, CA 92101-5499
Phone: 619-235-5656 ext. 105
Fax: 619-235-5668
http://www.sdvlp.org
Counties Served:
San Diego
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Housing, Wills, HIV/AIDS issues, Domestic Violence, Dissolution

San Francisco Lawyers Committee Emergency Political Asylum Program
301 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415-543-9444
Fax: 415-543-0296
Counties Served:
San Francisco
Type of Cases Accepted:
Immigration

San Luis Obispo Legal Alternatives Corporation
1160 Marsh St
Ste 114
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3377
Phone: 805-544-7997 (Admin.)
Fax: 805-544-3904
Intake:
805-544-7995
Counties Served:
San Luis Obispo
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Torts, Real Estate, Domestic Violence, Adoption

Sonoma County Legal Aid
1105 N. Dutton Ave, Ste B
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Phone: 707-542-1290
Fax: 707-542-1195
sclapt@sonic.net

Intake:
707-542-1290
Counties Served:
Sonoma
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Criminal record expungementDomestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Sonoma County Legal Services Foundation
1212 4th St, Fl 1
Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4039
Phone: 707-546-2924
Fax: 707-546-0263
Intake:
707-546-2924
Counties Served:
Sonoma
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Employment Law, Housing, Wills, Juvenile, Domestic Violence, Custody

Stanford Community Law Clinic
2117 University Avenue, Suite A
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Phone: 650-475-0560
Fax: 650-326-4162
http://www.law.stanford.edu/clinics/sclc/

Counties Served:
San Mateo, Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Employment Law, Housing

Support Network for Battered Women Legal Program
444 Castro St, Ste 305
Mountain View, CA 94041-2051
Phone: 650-940-7860
Fax: 650-940-4382
http://www.snbw.org

Intake:
800-572-2782
Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

The Alliance For Children's Rights
3333 Wilshire Boulevard, 550
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 213-368-6010

Ventura County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Service Program
4475 Market St, Suite B
Ventura, CA 93003-8051
Phone: 805-650-7599
Fax: 805-650-8059
http://www.vcba.org

bar@vcba.org
Intake:
805-650-7599
Counties Served:
Ventura
Type of Cases Accepted:
Consumer, Housing, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody

Voluntary Legal Services Program of Northern California, Inc.
517 12th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-1418
Phone: 916-551-2116
Fax: 916-551-2120
http://www.vlsp.org

Intake:
916-551-2102
Counties Served:
El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Yolo
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Housing, Conservatorships, Criminal Records Expungement, Debt Collection Defense, Estate Planning, Guardianships, Landlord/Tenant, Probate,Torts

Volunteer Legal Services Program Of The Bar Association Of San Francisco
301 Battery Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-982-1600
Fax: 415-477-2390
http://www.sfbar.org/vlsp
Intake:
415-989-1616
Counties Served:
Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara
Type of Cases Accepted:
Bankruptcy, Consumer, Elder Law, Housing, Wills, Homelessness, SSI issues, Torts, Immigration, Health, Domestic Violence, Dissolution, Custody, CED, Adoption

Women Escaping A Violent Environment - WEAVE
1900 K St
Sacramento, CA 95814-4107
Phone: 916-448-2321
Fax: 916-448-0270
Intake:
916-448-2321
Counties Served:
Sacramento
Type of Cases Accepted:
Domestic Violence

Workers' Rights Clinic Employment Law, Center
1663 Mission St, Ste 400
San Francisco, CA 94103-2449
Phone: 415-864-8848
Fax: 415-864-8199
http://employmentlawcenter.org

Intake:
415-864-8208
Counties Served:
Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo, Marin, Santa Clara, Sonoma, San Francisco
Type of Cases Accepted:
Employment Law

Lawyer Referral Programs:

Beverly Hills Bar Association
9420 Wilshire Boulevard 2nd Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212-4805
General Phone No: 310-601-244
Foreign Language Phone:
Languages: Spanish
http://www.bhba.org/lawyerref.htm
Counties Served: Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform LRS
650 Harrison Street 2nd Floor
General Phone No: 415-974-5171
San Francisco, CA 94107
800 Phone: 800-474-1116
Languages: Chinese, Spanish
http://www.canhr.org/LRS/LRS_index.htm

Counties Served:
Statewide
Types of cases referred:
Refers to: Estate Planning for Long Term Care, Conservatorships, Special Needs Trust, EADACPA, Elder Abuse Specialization, Elder Fiduciary Abuse, Patients Rights Violations
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

California Lawyers for the Arts
21040 Shattuck Ave, Ste 310
General Phone No: 888-775-8995
Berkeley, CA 94704
http://www.calawyersforthearts.org/legalservices.html

Counties Served:
Statewide
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Civil Rights, Consumer, Environmental, Health,care, International, Juvenile, Social Security, Veterans/Military, Workers' Compensation
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Alameda County Bar Association LRS
70 Washington St. Ste. 200
General Phone No: 510-302-2222
Oakland, CA 94607
TTY Phone: 510-302-2222
Languages: Spanish, Chinese
http://www.acbanet.org

Counties Served:
Alameda, San Francisco, Contra Costa
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Lawyer Referral And Information Service Of The Contra Costa County Bar Association
2300 Clayton Road Suite 520
Concord, CA 94520
General Phone No: 925-825-5700
800 Phone: 800-410-8084
Languages: Spanish, possibly other languages, please inquire as to availabilty.
http://www.cccba.org
Counties Served: Contra Costa
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel

Attorney Referral & Information Service of the Fresno County Bar Association
1221 Van Ness Ste 300
General Phone No: 559-264-0137
Fresno, CA 93721-1720
Languages: Spanish
http://www.fresnocountybar.org

Counties Served:
Fresno
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Intellectual Property, International,

Los Angeles County Attorney Network
16161 Ventura Blvd., Suite C
PMB 762
General Phone No: 818-817-9898 & 818-817-0920
Encino, CA 91436
800 Phone: 800-215-1190
Foreign Language Phone: 818-817-9898
Languages: Spanish
http://www.getareferral.com/getalawyer.cfm

Counties Served:
Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego, Riverside, Santa Clara, Solano, Calaveras, Sacramento, Napa, Tuolumne, Yolo, El Dorado, Alameda, San Francisco, Alpine, Amador, Sonoma
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

Attorney Referral Service Of The San Fernando Valley Bar Association
21250 Califa Street Suite 113
General Phone No: 818-227-0490 & 818-340-4529
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Languages: Spanish, Arabic, Armenian, Farsi, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Lebanese, Romanian, Russian, Tagalog, Yiddish.
http://www.sfvbareferral.com/
Counties Served:
Los Angeles, Ventura
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Beverly Hills Bar Association
300 S. Beverly Dr. Suite 201
General Phone No: 310-601-2440
Beverly Hills, CA 90212-4805
Languages: Spanish
http://www.bhba.org/lawyerref.htm

Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Burbank Bar Association Legal Aid
2219 W. Olive Ave Suite 100
General Phone No: 818-843-0931
Burbank, CA 91506-2625
Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Civil Rights, Consumer, Environmental, Healthcare, International
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Glendale Bar Association LRS
PO Box 968
Glendale, CA 91209
General Phone No: 818-627-8477
http://www.glendalebar.com
Counties Served: Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Civil Rights, Environmental, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, International, Juvenile, Trademark/Copyright, Veterans/Military

Long Beach Bar Association LRS
3515 Linden Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90807
General Phone No: 562-988-1122
Languages: Spanish
http://www.longbeachbar.org/
Counties Served: Los Angeles, Orange
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Environmental, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, International, Veterans/Military
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Los Angeles County Bar Association LRS
PO Box 55020
Los Angeles, CA 90055-2020
General Phone No: 213-243-1525
Languages: Capability in 30 languages.
http://www.smartlaw.org
Counties Served: Los Angeles, San Bernardino
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Mexican American Bar Association of Los Angeles County LRIS
714 W. Olympic Blvd. Suite 450
General Phone No: 213-745-6574
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Languages: Spanish
http://www.mabaattorneys.com

Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.

San Gabriel Valley LRS
1175 E. Garvey Ave. Suite 105
General Phone No: 626-966-5530
Covina, CA 91724-3618
800 Phone: 877-487-3337
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sgvlawyer.org

Counties Served:
Los Angeles, San Bernardino
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: International

Santa Monica Bar Association LRIS
2461 Santa Monica Blvd Suite 529
Santa Monica, CA 90404
General Phone No: 310-581-5163
http://www.smba.net
Counties Served: Los Angeles
Types of cases referred: Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, International, Veterans/Military, Maritime
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

South Bay Bar Association LRS
PO Box 154 Suite D
Torrance, CA 90507
General Phone No: 310-325-4200
Languages: Spanish
http://www.southbaybar.org/
Counties Served: Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, Healthcare, International

Southeast District Bar Association LRS
12749 Norwalk Blvd. Suite 107
General Phone No: 562-868-6787
Norwalk, CA 90650
800 Phone: 1-888-861-4LAW
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sedba.org

Counties Served:
Los Angeles
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

MerCED, County LRS
C/o PO Box 3522
General Phone No: 209-383-3886
MerCED, CA 95344
Counties Served:
MerCED,
Types of cases referred:
Refers to: General Law Referrals
Special Panels:
Pro Bono Panel

Monterey County Bar Association LRS
2620 Colonel Durham Drive
Seaside, CA 93955
General Phone No: 831-582-3600
http://www.montereycountybar.org/lrs.htm
Counties Served: Monterey
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Environmental, Healthcare, International, Military, Immigration

Northern California Lawyer Access
120 N. Auburn St. #214
General Phone No: 530-272-5962
Grass Valley, CA 95945
http://www.norcallawyer.org

Counties Served:
Nevada, Placer, Butte, Shasta
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.

College Legal Clinic, Inc.
PO Box 3759
Fullerton, CA 92634
General Phone No: 714-870-5757
http://asi.csusb.edu/referral_service.html
Counties Served: Orange, Los Angeles, San Barnardino, Riverside
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: International
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Legal Aid Society of Orange County LRS
2101 N. Tustin Ave.
General Phone No: 714-571-5204
Santa Ana, CA 92705
800 Phone: 800-834-5001
Languages: Spanish
http://www.socallawyerreferral.com/

Counties Served:
Orange, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Bernardino, Riverside
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, International
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Orange County Bar Association LRIS
PO Box 6130
General Phone No: 949-440-6747
Newport Beach, CA 92658
Foreign Language Phone: 949-440-6747
Languages: Spanish
http://www.lrisoc.org

Counties Served:
Orange
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

Lawyer Referral Service of the Riverside County Bar Association
4129 Main St. Suite 100
General Phone No: 951-682-7520
Riverside, CA 92501-3663
Languages: Spanish, Thai, Farsi
http://www.riversidelrs.org

Counties Served:
Riverside
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Trademarks, Patents

Sacramento County Bar Assn LRS
1731 Howe Avenue PMB 200
General Phone No: 916-564-6707
Sacramento, CA 95825
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sacbarlawyer.org

Counties Served:
Sacramento
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.

Attorney Information And Referral Service Of The San Bernardino County Bar Association
555 N. Arrowhead Ave.
San Bernardino, CA 92401
General Phone No: 909-888-6791
800 Phone: 888-521-6164
http://www.sbcba.org/publicservices.html
Counties Served: San Bernardino, Riverside
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, International, Equine, Sports, Dental Malpractice, Animal Rights, Entertainment, Unemployment Benefits, Federal Employment.
Special Panels: Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Lawyer Referral Service of the Western San Bernardino County Bar Association
10630 Town Center Drive Suite 119
General Phone No: 909-945-2980
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
http://www.wsbcba.org/

Counties Served:
San Bernardino, Los Angeles (Eastern region)
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Civil Rights, Environmental, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, International, Trademark/Copyright, Veterans/Military
Special Panels:
Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

East San Diego County LRS
275 E. Douglas Ave., Suite 104
General Phone No: 619-588-1936
El Cajon, CA 92020-4545
Counties Served:
San Diego
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Civil Rights, Environmental, Healthcare, International, Labor Relations, Taxation
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

LRS Of The Bar Association Of Northern San Diego County
PO Box 2802
Vista, CA 92085-2802
General Phone No: 760-758-4755
Languages: Spanish
http://www.lawreferral.org
Counties Served: San Diego
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, International, Veterans/Military
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel

San Diego County Bar Association LRIS
1333 7th Ave.
General Phone No: 619-231-8585
San Diego, CA 92101-4399
800 Phone: 800-464-1529
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sdcba.org/lris

Counties Served:
San Diego
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, Healthcare, International and ADA
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

AIDS Legal Referral Panel of the San Francisco Bay Area
1663 Mission Street, #500
General Phone No: 415-701-1100
San Francisco, CA 94103
Languages: Spanish
http://www.alrp.org

Counties Served:
San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Mateo, Solano and Sonoma
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Consumer, Criminal, Environmental, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, International, Juvenile, Labor Relations, Real Property, Trademark/Copyright, Veterans/Military,
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Bar Association of San Francisco LRIS
Military Assistance Program
301 Battery Street, 3rd Floor
General Phone No: 415-989-1616
San Francisco, CA 94111
TTY Phone: 415-782-8985
Languages: Spanish, Vietnamese, Cantonese, Mandarin, French and Tagalog
http://www.sfbar.org/LRIS
Counties Served:
San Francisco, Marin and Bay Area
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

Barustors
PO Box 2211
San Francisco, CA 94126
General Phone No: 650-733-4308
http://www.barustors.com
Counties Served: San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma
Types of cases referred:
Refers to: Business Law, Corporate Law

LRS Of The San Joaquin County Bar Association
20 North Sutter Street Suite 300
General Phone No: 209-948-4620
Stockton, CA 95202
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sjcbar.org

Counties Served:
San Joaquin
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environmental, Healthcare, Immigration,/Naturalization, Intellectual Property, International, Taxation, Trademark/Copyright, Veterans/Military

San Luis Obispo County Bar Association LRIS
PO Box 585
General Phone No: 805-541-5502
San Luis Obispo, CA 93406
http://www.slobar.org

Counties Served:
San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara
Types of cases referred:
 Refers to all areas of the law except: Immigration, Social Security, Worker’s Compensation
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative aseDispute Resolution Panel

San Mateo County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
333 Bradford Street Suite 200
Redwood City, CA 94063-1529
General Phone No: 650-369-4149
Languages: Spanish
https://www.smcba.org
Counties Served: San Mateo, Santa Clara
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel

Santa Barbara County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
15 West Carrillo St. Suite 106
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
General Phone No: 805-569-9400
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sblaw.org/need-a-lawyer/lawyer-referral-service
Counties Served: Santa Barbara
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel

Palo Alto Area Bar Association LRS
405 Sherman Ave.
General Phone No: 650-326-8322
Palo Alto, CA 94306-1827
http://www.paaba.org/referral.htm

Counties Served:
Santa Clara, San Mateo
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Civil Rights, Environmental, Health,care, International, Veterans/Military

Project Sentinel LRS
430 Sherman Ave., Suite 308
General Phone No: 650-321-6291 & 650-321-9844
Palo Alto, CA 94306-1854
800 Phone: 888-324-7468
Languages: Spanish, Tagalog, Hindi, Chinese
http://www.Housing,.org

Counties Served:
Santa Clara, San Mateo, San Francisco, Stanislaus and part of Alameda County
Types of cases referred:
Refers to: Fair Housing, Laws

Santa Clara County Bar Association LRS
31 N. 2nd St., 4th Floor
General Phone No: 408-971-6822
San Jose, CA 95113-1323
Languages: Spanish
http://www.sccba.com/

Counties Served:
Santa Clara
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel

Lawyer Referral Service Of Santa Cruz County
PO Box 1311
General Phone No: 831-425-4755 & 831-688-8448
Santa Cruz, CA 95061
http://LawyerReferralSantaCruz.org

Counties Served:
Santa Cruz
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law.
Special Panels:
Reduced Fee Panel, Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Solano County Bar Association LRS
PO Box 3524
Fairfield, CA 94533-0524
General Phone No: 707-422-0127
Foreign Language Phone:
http://www.solanobar.org
Counties Served: Solano
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law. 
Special Panels: Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel

Sonoma County Lawyer Referral Service
37 Old Courthouse Sq., Ste 100
General Phone No: 707-546-5297
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
http://www.sonomacountybar.org/

Counties Served:
Sonoma
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Administration, Civil Rights, Environmental, International, Trademark/Copyright, Veterans/Military

Stanislaus County Bar Association LRS
804 Fourteenth St.
Modesto, CA 95354-1023
General Phone No: 209-571-5727
https://stanbar.org/lawyer-referral-service/need-a-lawyer-referral/
Counties Served: Stanislaus
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Civil Rights, Environmental, Healthcare,  Intellectual Property, International,  Veterans/Military, Labor/Employment Law, Landlord/Tenant, Dental Malpractice

Tulare County Bar Association LRS
703 Center Street
General Phone No: 559-732-2513 & 559-732-2548
Visalia, CA 93291
http://tularecountybar.org

Counties Served:
Tulare, Kings County
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Civil Rights, Environmental, Health,care, Immigration,/Naturalization, Intellectual Property, International

Ventura County Bar Association LRIS
4475 Market St. Suite B
Ventura, CA 93003-8051
General Phone No: 805-650-7599
Languages: Spanish
http://www.vcba.org/find-a-lawyer/
Counties Served: Ventura, Los Angeles (Westlake Village and Agoura)
Types of cases referred:
Refers to all areas of the law except: Environment, Healthcare, International
Special Panels: Reduced Fee Panel, Pro Bono Panel

Military-Specific Programs

San Diego County Bar Association
1333 Seventh Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
619-321-4111
www.sdcba.org

Michelle Chavez, LRIS Director
619-321-4153

The San Diego County Bar Association has a
special Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) Program in place for when cases are filed against active duty personnel. We have a panel of attorneys who are available to enter a stay under the SCRA on behalf of the active duty military member. We have developed extensive procedures and forms to handles these cases when filed in our superior court (for both family law and general civil cases).

The Bar Association of San Francisco
Lawyer Referral and Information Service
301 Battery Street 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA  94111
415.989.1616
http://www.sfbar.org/lawyerreferrals/military-assistance-program.aspx
Carole Conn
cconn@sfbar.org

The Lawyer Referral and Information Service is looking to create a panel to assist military service personnel and their families with free legal assistance from volunteer attorneys who have received appropriate training.

Currently, sliding scale services are available for military personnel and their families for civil matters which include, wills, health care proxies, durable powers of attorney, estate planning, bankruptcy debtor/creditor, family law issues, landlord/tenant, employment, consumer, housing, immigration and taxes.

Institute for Military Personnel, Veterans, Human Rights and International Law & AMVETS Legal Clinic
Chapman
University
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866
714-628-2692
www.chapman.edu/militaryLawInstitute

Kiana Boyce, Office Coordinator
kboyce@chapman.edu

Chapman University Military Law & Policy Institute and AMVETS Legal Clinic is a free legal clinic for active duty troops and veterans. Law students handle the cases and are taught and supervised by former JAG Officers. The AMVETS Legal Clinic assists with the following types of matters:

  • Traumatic Service Group Life Insurance (TSGLI) appeals
  • Discharge upgrade applications
  • Veterans benefits appeals
  • Basic civil legal claims, such as landlord and tenant disputes

Also in this section, in the SF Bar Ass’n LRIS description, please remove the hyperlink from “Contact” and fix the phone number so that it uses hyphens between the digits, not periods.

Veterans Legal Clinic
University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park
Barcelona Hall, Room 305
San Diego, CA 92110
619-260-7470
http://sites.sandiego.edu/veteransclinic/
Robert F. Muth, Supervising Attorney
Veteransclinic@sandiego.edu

The Veterans Legal Clinic at the University of San Diego School of Law provides free legal services for active duty, veterans and military family members who have disputes with predatory lenders and for-profit educational institutions over the use of GI Bill funds and related loans. All matters are handled by law students under the direction of a supervising attorney who is a former Captain and Judge Advocate in the U.S. Marine Corps. This clinic provides free legal services including advice, identification of potential claims and representation in litigation, arbitration and other forms of dispute resolution.

Military Assistance Project
Legal and Financial Services for Military Personnel
2005 Market Street, Suite 1930
One Commerce Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-557-3550
Fax: 215-557-3551
Website: http://www.militaryassistanceproject.org/
Types of Cases Accepted: Military personnel in need of legal help with bankruptcy matters may contact the Military Assistance Project (MAP). MAP’s pro bono services are designed to counsel, to aid, and when necessary, to represent military personnel in need of legal assistance pertaining to bankruptcy.

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