Events & Services

Legal Help

We offer the Lawyers in the Library service, a FREE 15-minute confidential consultation with a volunteer attorney from the Alameda County Bar Association. Example issues you may get guidance on: landlord / tenant disputes, probate matters, employment problems, general consumer complaints. Please come in prepared with papers / documents related to the legal issue.

Appointments are preferred, please see details below. Appointments for late arrivals will not be held. Drop-ins may be served if time allows. Lawyers in the Library is at two locations:

NEW! at Civic Center Library
4th Thursday of each month in Study Room A
6:00-8:00 pm
Call (925) 373-5505 to book an appointment up to a week in advance

Rincon Branch Library now accepting appointments
2nd Monday of each month 
6:00-8:00 pm
Call (925) 373-5540 to book an appointment up to a week in advance

Mon., August 10, 2015
5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM
  Legal Help @ Rincon
Thu., August 27, 2015
6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM
  Lawyers in the Library @CC
Mon., September 14, 2015
5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM
  Legal Help @ Rincon
Thu., September 24, 2015
6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM
  Lawyers in the Library @CC
Mon., October 12, 2015
5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM
  Legal Help @ Rincon
Thu., October 22, 2015
6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM
  Lawyers in the Library @CC