Legal Clinic Calendar

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health guidance, Bay Area Legal Aid is canceling all “in-person” clinics until  further notice. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period. Please see individual clinic listings for additional information on emergency service and resources related to specific clinics.
California Relay Service: Dial 7-1-1 or from TTY dial 1-800-735-2929 or visit California Relay Service for more information.
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Veterans’ Legal Clinic – San José
Jan 8 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health advisories, all Bay Area Legal Aid services will continue to be provided virtually. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line (1-800-551-5554) will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period.

This free, walk-in legal clinic held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month serves veterans in Santa Clara County. BayLegal attorneys can help clinic attendees with information and referrals on topics including veterans’ benefits, other public benefit programs, healthcare access and coverage, family law, housing law, and consumer legal issues.

BayLegal Veterans Project Brochure

Jan
16
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Consumer Rights Clinic (San Jose)
Jan 16 @ 9:30 am

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health advisories, Bay Area Legal Aid is canceling all “in-person” Consumer Rights clinics until further notice.  Until we can resume in-person clinics, we will be offering individual phone and/or online appointments each Thursday.  To schedule a phone and/or online appointment for legal information on your consumer issue, please RSVP to 415-982-1300.  Please note that the Consumer Rights Clinic will be closed on December 24 and 31.


San José

Bay Area Legal Aid hosts Consumer Rights Clinics (in conjunction with SparkPoint San José and the Workforce Institute) every Third Thursday of the month at 9:30 am and 1:00 pm. The clinic is located in room SC-216, second floor of the Student Services Building of San José City College at 2100 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128.

*RSVP Required: Please call 408-918-5199 to RSVP so we can provide appropriate staffing and translation.

BayLegal Staff and Volunteers can assist with your consumer legal issues:

  • Are you being sued on a credit card debt?
  • Do you have a court date coming up in your debt collection lawsuit?
  • Are you being harassed by debt collectors?
  • Do you need foreclosure help?
  • Are you struggling with the effects of foreclosure?
  • Do you need information about bankruptcy?
  • Do you want to find out if your income is protected from collection activities?
  • Do you need help filing a wage garnishment claim of exemption?
  • Are there errors on your credit report?
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Consumer Rights Clinic (San Jose)
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health advisories, Bay Area Legal Aid is canceling all “in-person” Consumer Rights clinics until further notice.  Until we can resume in-person clinics, we will be offering individual phone and/or online appointments each Thursday.  To schedule a phone and/or online appointment for legal information on your consumer issue, please RSVP to 415-982-1300.  Please note that the Consumer Rights Clinic will be closed on December 24 and 31.


San José

Bay Area Legal Aid hosts Consumer Rights Clinics (in conjunction with SparkPoint San José and the Workforce Institute) every Third Thursday of the month at 9:30 am and 1:00 pm. The clinic is located in room SC-216, second floor of the Student Services Building of San José City College at 2100 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128.

*RSVP Required: Please call 408-918-5199 to RSVP so we can provide appropriate staffing and translation.

BayLegal Staff and Volunteers can assist with your consumer legal issues:

  • Are you being sued on a credit card debt?
  • Do you have a court date coming up in your debt collection lawsuit?
  • Are you being harassed by debt collectors?
  • Do you need foreclosure help?
  • Are you struggling with the effects of foreclosure?
  • Do you need information about bankruptcy?
  • Do you want to find out if your income is protected from collection activities?
  • Do you need help filing a wage garnishment claim of exemption?
  • Are there errors on your credit report?
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Evening Training on Tenants’ Rights and New Protections in 2020
Jan 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

An attorney from BayLegal’s housing team will present legal information about:

  • Residential Evictions
    • When a landlord can — and can’t — lawfully evict you
    • How to respond to an eviction notice and lawsuit
    • What happens in and out of court in an eviction case
  • Overview of NEW tenant protection laws for 2020

Space is limited. Register online or in person at the law library reference desk.


ACLL Evening Training Flyer 01 16 20

Jan
20
Mon
2020
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Veterans’ Legal Clinic – San José
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health guidance, all Bay Area Legal Aid services will continue to be provided remotely. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line (1-800-551-5554) will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period.

This free, walk-in legal clinic is held on the 3rd Monday of each month and serves veterans in Santa Clara County. BayLegal attorneys can help clinic attendees with information and referrals on topics including veterans’ benefits, other public benefit programs, healthcare access and coverage, family law, housing law, and consumer legal issues.

BayLegal Veterans Project Brochure

 

Jan
22
Wed
2020
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Veterans’ Legal Clinic – San José
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health guidance, Bay Area Legal Aid is canceling all “in-person” clinics until  at least March 31, 2020. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line (1-800-551-5554) will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period.

This free, walk-in legal clinic held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month serves veterans in Santa Clara County. BayLegal attorneys can help clinic attendees with information and referrals on topics including veterans’ benefits, other public benefit programs, healthcare access and coverage, family law, housing law, and consumer legal issues.

BayLegal Veterans Project Brochure

Jan
26
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2020
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Name and Gender Marker Change Legal Clinic
Jan 26 all-day

Sunday, January 26, 2-6 p.m. at Billy DeFrank LGBTQ+ Community Center
936 The Alameda, San Jose, CA, 95126

Would you like FREE help completing your documents to change your name and/or gender marker?

 

Sign up for our legal clinic to get legal support from caring lawyers!

Support includes education and help with completing court documents and other necessary legal documents. Free screening for immigration and health insurance problems also available!

 

Advance registration is required, as space is limited. Please contact Bay Area Legal Aid at probono@baylegal.org to reserve your spot.

 

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Richmond Housing Rights Clinic
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health guidance, all Bay Area Legal Aid services will continue to be provided remotely. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line (1-800-551-5554) will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period.
If you are facing eviction and need resources immediately, BayLegal’s Self-Help Eviction Defense Unlawful Detainer Answer Packet is available for your use. This self-help packet is designed to help tenants represent themselves in unlawful detainer actions. The information provided in this self-help packet is not legal advice. For advice, please contact our Legal Advice Line.

Richmond Residents – Get Free Legal Assistance – Speak to an Attorney About Your Housing Rights

  • Can’t figure out which rent board forms you need to fill out?
  • Have you received an eviction notice or a notice of rent increase?
  • Do you need legal assistance in an eviction case?

 

The Richmond Housing Rights Clinic is held at:

Catholic Charities Richmond Service Center

217 Harbour Way

Richmond, CA 94801

MONDAYS @ 9:00am

 

WE CANNOT GUARANTEE ANYONE ASSISTANCE. PRIORITY GIVEN TO URGENT DEADLINES AS DETERMINED BY CLINIC STAFF.

Questions? Please call (510) 233-9954.
Clinic is closed on 10/14/19 and 11/11/19.

 

The Clinic is supported by The City of Richmond Rent Program. 510.234.RENT (7368)

 

Bay Legal Richmond housing rights clinic flyer (Eng/Esp)

Feb
12
Wed
2020
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Veterans’ Legal Clinic – San José
Feb 12 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health advisories, all Bay Area Legal Aid services will continue to be provided virtually. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line (1-800-551-5554) will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period.

This free, walk-in legal clinic held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month serves veterans in Santa Clara County. BayLegal attorneys can help clinic attendees with information and referrals on topics including veterans’ benefits, other public benefit programs, healthcare access and coverage, family law, housing law, and consumer legal issues.

BayLegal Veterans Project Brochure

Feb
17
Mon
2020
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Richmond Housing Rights Clinic
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Important Notice Concerning Clinic Availability and Public Health:

In accord with COVID-19 public health guidance, all Bay Area Legal Aid services will continue to be provided remotely. Our attorneys and support staff will work to help you outside of clinic if you have a time sensitive legal issue. Our Legal Advice Line (1-800-551-5554) will remain open with additional staffing and resources to help us serve more clients during this period.
If you are facing eviction and need resources immediately, BayLegal’s Self-Help Eviction Defense Unlawful Detainer Answer Packet is available for your use. This self-help packet is designed to help tenants represent themselves in unlawful detainer actions. The information provided in this self-help packet is not legal advice. For advice, please contact our Legal Advice Line.

Richmond Residents – Get Free Legal Assistance – Speak to an Attorney About Your Housing Rights

  • Can’t figure out which rent board forms you need to fill out?
  • Have you received an eviction notice or a notice of rent increase?
  • Do you need legal assistance in an eviction case?

 

The Richmond Housing Rights Clinic is held at:

Catholic Charities Richmond Service Center

217 Harbour Way

Richmond, CA 94801

MONDAYS @ 9:00am

 

WE CANNOT GUARANTEE ANYONE ASSISTANCE. PRIORITY GIVEN TO URGENT DEADLINES AS DETERMINED BY CLINIC STAFF.

Questions? Please call (510) 233-9954.
Clinic is closed on 10/14/19 and 11/11/19.

 

The Clinic is supported by The City of Richmond Rent Program. 510.234.RENT (7368)

 

Bay Legal Richmond housing rights clinic flyer (Eng/Esp)