Lawyers in the Library

Friday, September 20, 2019:  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday, October 18, 2019:  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday, November 15, 2019:  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Check-in begins at 12:45. Please arrive early to pick up your registration forms. The registration forms are available at Circulation starting at 8:30 a.m. Registration ends at 3:30 p.m.

LA Law Library, located in downtown Los Angeles, hosts Lawyers in the Library one Friday each month where volunteer attorneys will be available for free 20-minute consultations with people who have legal problems to discuss. This program is not a substitute for legal representation. Consultations are limited to twice per year per person.

Lawyers may not have experience in all areas of law.

No advance phone reservation or appointment is necessary. Participants register on the day of the program and will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

Remember to bring all related documents and forms! Come prepared with all questions written down: time is limited.

Areas of law that are usually covered include:


  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Support
  • Civil Rights
  • Conservatorships/Guardianships
  • Criminal Law
  • Credit Card/Debt Collection
  • Education Law
  • Elder Abuse
  • Employment Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • General Civil Case
  • Government Benefits
  • Immigration
  • Landlord/Tenant – Housing
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Small Business
  • Small Claims
  • Workers' Compensation



Registration fees: FREE

Notice: Registration does not guarantee a consultation. The number of people receiving consultations may be limited due to time constraints.

No legal advice:
LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.


Abogados en la Biblioteca - Consultas Gratis

Viernes 17 de mayo 2019:  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Viernes 21 de junio 2019:  1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Registro empieza a las: 12:45 p.m.  |  Registro termina a las: 3:30 p.m.

Aviso: El registro no garantiza una consulta. El número de personas que reciben consultas puede ser limitado debido a restricciones de tiempo.

La biblioteca jurídica de Los Ángeles, localizada en el centro de Los Ángeles ofrece consultas (hasta 20 minutos máximo) a personas interesadas en discutir su problema legal. "Abogados en la Biblioteca" es un evento proporcionado una vez al mes.

Este programa no substituye representación legal. A cada persona se le permite consultar un máximo de dos veces por año.

Se atiende en la orden de llegada. No se hacen citas o reservaciones previamente.

¡Recuerde traer los documentos y formas referente as su caso! Venga preparado con sus preguntas ya que el tiempo es limitado.

Temas legales normalmente disponibles para discutir incluyen:

  • Bancarrotas
  • Manutención de hijos
  • Derechos Civiles
  • Tutelas (de menores de 18 años y mayores de 18 años)
  • Ley Criminal
  • Tarjeta de crédito/cobro de deudas
  • Ley Educativa
  • Maltrato a personas mayores
  • Leyes de Empleo
  • Testamentos y Leyes de Sucesión
  • Ley Familiar
  • Casos Civiles
  • Contratos
  • Beneficios Públicos
  • Inmigración
  • Dueño e Inquilino de Viviendas
  • Lastimaduras / Lesiones Personales
  • Pequeña Empresa
  • Reclamos Menores
  • Compensación de trabajadores

Registro: GRATIS

La Biblioteca Jurídica de Los Ángeles no da consejos legales:
La biblioteca proporciona recursos legales y asistencia con investigación legal como un servicio educativo. La biblioteca se complace en ofrecer a nuestros clientes la oportunidad de obtener asistencia de proveedores de servicios legales externos en este y otros eventos dentro de la biblioteca. sin embargo, la biblioteca no controla y no es responsable por el contenido o el alcance de la asistencia brindada por dichos proveedores.

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