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      • Offers legal infomation, guidance and forms.
      • Database of State of California Members. Public Services link offers consumer information on finding a lawyer, small claims court, wills, and trusts.
      • Source for codes, cases, and assorted legal information.
      • Browse current legal information written for the public covering subjects such as Accidents & Injuries, Bankruptcy, Criminal Law, Family Law, Estate Planning, and Real Estate. Can search for a local lawyer.
      • LA Law Library provides remote access to some databases: Click Legal Research, then Research Databases, and scroll down to: California Bill Analysis; California Briefs; EBSCO Legal Information Research Center (Nolo Press); LA Law Library Online Catalog, plus information under "Frequently Asked Questions."

      • Listings and links to schools approved by the American Bar Association.
      • Contains various free legal forms, and information on state codes & statutes, laws, U.S. Constitution, and cases.  Browse by topics including immigration, bankruptcy, family, divorce, real estate, intellectual property, and estate legal information.

      • Information on jury duty, phone numbers, locations of the courts.
      • Directory of U.S. and international lawyers and law firms.
      • Contains encyclopedia of popular legal topics, dictionary of legal terms and free full content of a number of current legal editions such as Foreclosure Survival Guide, Renters’ Rights, Everybody’s Guide to Small Claims Court, 8 Ways to Avoid Probate, and Living Together.

      • Website for California county law libraries.  Find California courts, directory of state and local government, legal links and self-help websites.

      • Created by skiptracers, people searchers and public records researchers. It is divided into six main areas: skiptracing, genealogy, legal desk, insurance desk, government and news.
      • Legal research on the Internet to locate people using public records, annotated guides, online teaching tools, articles on specific research issues and material on evaluating resources.

      • Free legal advice on U.S. and international law (except family law). Site contains articles on legal subjects, basic legal forms, recommended lawyers, and an "Ask a Lawyer" feature.

    • Los Angeles County Courts
      • Superior Court of California for the County of Los Angeles
    • Supreme Court