Fresno County Small Claims Legal Advisor


1130 O Street
Room 104
Fresno, CA 93721
United States

(559) 457 - 2174
Areas Served
Fresno County
Who We Are
The Small Claims and Civil Advisory program offers free help to people who are representing themselves in court in certain types of civil cases. Trained, knowledgeable staff can help you find and fill out court forms, answer questions on how to proceed with your case, help you understand the court process, and refer you to other resources to save time and reduce frustration.
The Small Claims Advisors can assist with:
Small claims
Unlawful detainer (Evictions)
Civil harassment (restraining orders)
Elder abuse
Name changes
Consumer credit and protection
Personal injury (subject to limitations)
Property damage (subject to limitations)
Community Groups
Medicaid Eligible
Mentally Ill
Over 60
Person living with HIV/AIDS
Person with Disabilities
Related to person living with HIV/AIDS
Survivor of Domestic Violence
U.S. Citizen or Documented Immigrant
Under 18
Description of Service Types
Although a lawyer supervises the program for quality assurance and legal standards, the attorney is not permitted to provide individual consultations, give legal advice or tell you the best way to deal with your case. Staff can only give you information and options about a limited number of issues. They will either:\n\nHelp you at the Center.\nRefer you to other organizations that can help you.\nRefer you to a private attorney.
Organization Type
Court Programs
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