IN PERSON: Lawyers in the Library

Friday, February 17, 2023: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

By appointment only. Register online at

Volunteer lawyers provide free 10-20 minute consultations with people who have legal problems to discuss.

To register: By appointment only. Click on this link ( and fill out the online form to request a 10-20 consultation in-person with a lawyer. The Library will call to confirm your appointment and volunteer availability for your legal issue.

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

Areas of law that are usually covered include:

  • Challenging Government Agency Decisions (Writs)

  • Children’s Court

  • Civil Harassment Restraining Orders

  •  Conservatorships

  •  Contracts (formation and breach)

  • Credit Card/Debt Collection

  • Criminal Law

  •  Divorce and Child Custody/Support

  • Domestic Violence Restraining Orders

  • Elder Abuse Restraining Orders

  • Employment Law

  • Estate Planning

  •  Guardianship of Estate

  • Guardianship of the Person

  •  Immigration

  •  Landlord/Tenant

  •  Personal Injury/Auto Accident

  •  Probate Litigation

  •  Real Estate

  • Small Business

  •  Small Claims

A few things you should know:

  • Each person is allowed two consultations per calendar year.
  • This program is not a substitute for legal representation.
  • Attorneys will provide advice about filling out forms but will not fill out your forms.
  • We do our best to facilitate helpful consultations but cannot provide guaranties, given the popularity of the program, the dependence on volunteers and the broad range of issues.


                LA Law Library-Main Branch

                301 W. First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Presented by: LA Law Library

Registration fee: FREE

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