Free Legal Clinics


LAWYERS IN THE LIBRARY – With different locations in Santa Clara County

Free legal consultations are available at local community sites through the Lawyers in the Library program. To ensure a consultation with a volunteer attorney, please make an appointment. Walk-ins are not accepted unless stated otherwise.

Milpitas

Cosponsored with the South Asian Bar Association of Northern California
Free basic legal consultations are provided 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month from 10am-12pm. Immigration attorneys available the 2nd Sunday of each month.
India Community Center
525 Los Coches St, Milpitas, CA 95035
Contact: probono@southasianbar.org for an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.

Mountain View

Monday Evenings, 6-8pm
Fenwick & West, Silicon Valley Center
801 California Street, Mountain View, CA 94041
Schedule an appointment: (408) 998-5298 ext. 311. Walk-ins may be taken if time allows.

San Jose

Monday Evenings, 6-8pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
150 E. San Fernando St., San Jose, CA 95113
Schedule an appointment: (408) 808-2382. Walk-ins may be taken if time allows.

Santa Clara

Cosponsored with the Muslim Community Association
First and third Saturday from 10am-12pm.
3003 Scott Blvd. Santa Clara, CA 95054.
Contact: legalclinic@mcabayarea.org for an appointment.

Sunnyvale

Cosponsored with the South Asian Bar Association of Northern California
Location #1
First Saturday of each month, 10am-12pm
Columbia Neighborhood Center
785 Morse Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Contact: probono@southasianbar.org for an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.

Location #2
Third Saturday of each month, 10am-12pm
Sunnyvale Senior Center
550 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Contact: probono@southasianbar.org for an appointment. Walk-ins welcome.

IP Lawyers in the Library
Have a legal question about patents, trademarks or copyrights? Sign up for free legal consultation about an intellectual property law issue – patents, trademarks, or copyrights.
Last Tuesday of each month, 6:30-8:30pm
Sunnyvale Public Library
665 W. Olive Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
More information: call (408) 730-7300 to schedule an appointment.


VIETNAMESE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA (VABANC) CLINIC

Vietnamese-speaking attorneys, law students and translators will be giving free general information on different areas of law. Call (408) 512-3818 to make an appointment.

San Jose

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month
Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center
1030 The Alameda, San Jose, CA 95126

Oakland

Every 2nd Tuesday of the month
Oakland Library
388 9th Street, #190, Oakland, CA 94607.


ASIAN LAW ALLIANCE (ALA)

Consultations by phone or walk-in are welcomed. Please visit the website http://asianlawalliance.org/ for more information regarding ALA.

Monday: 9:00 - 11:30 AM; 1:00 - 3:30 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 - 11:30 AM; 1:00 - 3:30 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 - 11:30 AM; 1:00 - 3:30 PM
Thursday: 9:00 - 11:30 AM; 1:00 - 3:30 PM
Friday: 9:00 - 11:30 AM