Lawyers in the Library

Friday,  May 18, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday,  June 15, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Friday,  July 20, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday,  August 17, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday,  September 21, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday,  October 19, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday,  November 16, 2018: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Check-in begins at 12:45 p.m. Please arrive 10 minutes early. 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.

Areas of law that are usually covered include:

  • Challenging Government Agency Decisions
  • Child Custody and Support
  • Civil Litigation
  • Conservatorships
  • Contracts
  • Criminal Law
  • Debt & Bankruptcy
  • Divorce - Family Law
  • Employment Law
  • Government Benefits
  • Immigration
  • Landlord/Tenant - Housing
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Small Business
  • Small Claims

Registration fees: FREE

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.

Notice: Registration does not guaranty 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.

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