40 Attorneys 120 Staff Members 4 Locations

We have a strong commitment to holistic legal aid for low-income residents. Community Legal Aid SoCal promotes equal access to the justice system through advocacy, self-help services, community education, legal counseling and representation. We provide free, high-quality civil legal services to society’s most vulnerable members, whose human rights and basic needs are jeopardized and for whom significant barriers to justice exist.

Defending civil liberties and protecting equal access to justice since 1958

CLA SoCal Response to COVID-19, Updated 4-1-20Apr. 1, 2020

April 1, 2020, Santa Ana, CA -- Our physical locations are closed until further notice.  However, we are continuing to serve our clients via telephone interviews and consultations.  Our Hotline number (800-834-5001) will stay open through the duration. Click for updated details and resources in English and Spanish....Read More