A public service provided by the Santa Clara County Bar Association.

Frequently Asked Questions

The Santa Clara County Bar Association is a nonprofit professional organization of lawyers in Santa Clara County, California. For over a century, our organization has helped the community through charitable services, pro bono representation, scholarship programs, and legal education.

Our Lawyer Referral Service is a trusted way to connect with pre-screened lawyers in Santa Clara County, CA. Every lawyer who participates in our lawyer referral service maintains professional liability insurance and has demonstrated experience in their practice area.

Follow these three simple steps to use the SCCBA Lawyer Referral Service:

  • Call (669) 302-7803 to speak with an LRS staff member about your legal problem; or contact us online.
  • Receive your 30-minute consultation with a qualified local lawyer in the area of legal expertise you require. Your consultation will be immediately arranged around your schedule, usually within 24-48 hours. Plus, receive a free second 30-minute appointment with a different lawyer, if requested.
  • Pay a $41 non-refundable administration fee by credit or debit card.

The SCCBA Lawyer Referral Service can connect you with lawyers in the following areas:

  • Adoption
  • Auto Accidents
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business / Real Property Litigation
  • Collections
  • Conservatorship
  • Consumer
  • Family
  • Estate Planning
  • Evictions
  • Guardianship
  • Immigration
  • Juvenile
  • Labor Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Taxation
  • Trusts
  • Wills
  • Workers' Compensation
  • And many more

There is a $41 non-refundable adminstrative fee to use the SCCBA Lawyer Referral Service.

All Attorneys in our Lawyer Referral Service charge NO FEE for the first 30 minutes. Neither you, nor the lawyer, are under any obligation to continue beyond the first consultation. If your problem requires further legal services and you elect to hire the lawyer, you and the lawyer will decide the fee to be charged.

Get a 30-minute consultation from a qualified, local lawyer for $41.

Request a lawyer online

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