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Legal Resources


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  • RELIABLE information about common legal issues, written by reputable sources on 16 general topics and over 140 specific subtopics
  • UPDATED directory of legitimate and pre-screened organizations that offer free or low-cost legal advice and representation. Go to site

California Courts

Find information about the court system in California, lawyers, legal aid and other legal help from your court. Learn how to prepare to go to court, research the law, and resolve your dispute without having to go in front of a judge and get information and resources on other legal topics that are not covered elsewhere in this Online Self-Help Center. Go to site

LA Court

Find information about Families & Children, Divorce & Separation, Abuse & Harassment, Traffic Violators, Evictions, Landlords & Tenants, Small Claims, Wills, Estates & Trusts, and Help Resources & Assistance. Go to site

The State Bar of California
Free Legal Resources

The State Bar of California's online legal resources provide information on a number of topics. Tips include what you need to know when hiring an attorney, what rights you have, and how to file a complaint about attorney misconduct. Go to site

211 LA County

211 LA is the central source for providing information and referrals for all health and human services in LA County. Our 2-1-1 phone line is open 24 hours, 7 days a week, with trained Community Resource Advisors prepared to offer help with any situation, any time. Go to site

American Bar Association
Public Resources

The ABA is committed to providing the public with information about the law, the courts and legal education. Go to site