Resources – Legal

Lawyer Referral Service, Alameda County Bar Association

2017-08-13T22:36:27+00:00

The ACBA Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) can match you with a pre-screened Alameda County Lawyer qualified to help you with your legal issues. LRS phones are open from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.   If you call after hours, you can leave a message and we will

International Institute of the Bay Area Legal (IIBA)

2017-08-13T23:20:55+00:00

The International Institute of the Bay Area, IIBA is a non-profit that provides affordable immigration legal services to the Bay Area Community.  Immigration attorneys and Board of Immigration Appeals Accredited Representatives can help Bay Area residents determine if they are eligible for immigration relief, and represent them throughout the application process.  IIBA offers a variety

Tri-Valley Haven Restraining Order Clinics

2017-09-18T20:56:01+00:00

Tri-Valley Haven staff and volunteers will assist clients in preparing the paperwork to apply for a temporary restraining order, and explain how to file the order with the court and have the restrained person served after the order is approved by a judge. They provide information about the court process and can accompany clients to

Alameda County Clerk – Dublin Satellite Recorder’s Office

2017-08-12T22:46:40+00:00

New satellite office opened on December 1st, 2015 in Dublin to make its services more accessible to people who live or work in the county's southern and eastern areas.  The new office is within walking distance of West Dublin BART station.  Service offerings will include certified copies of vital records (birth, death and marriage certificates),

Lawyer in the Library – Dublin, Livermore and Pleasanton libraries

2017-08-12T20:08:56+00:00

The Lawyers in the Library Program is a countywide service coordinated by the Alameda County Law Library and staffed by volunteer attorneys. Volunteers provide free consultation and referrals on a wide variety of issues including landlord tenant disputes, probate matters, employment problems, and other general consumer issues. These consultations take place at public libraries (including

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, CANHR

2017-08-09T00:34:01+00:00

This California statewide State Bar-certified referral service specializes in elder issues. CANHRS's Lawyer Referral Service, (LRS) staff is available to speak with caller to determine the nature of the legal problem and, when appropriate, to refer the caller to an attorney. The confidential interview takes 10 -15 minutes and includes questions to determine the nature

Tax Services

2017-08-13T23:44:50+00:00

Free services are available to households with a 2016 income of $54,000 or less.  Exceptions may apply.  Be prepared to bring photo id for each person on your tax return, Social Security card or ITIN for each person on your tax return, W-2's for all jobs held in 2016, all 1099, 1098's and other tax