The Watsonville Law Center (WLC) provides free legal services to low-income individuals on California’s Central Coast. We believe that everyone benefits when the most vulnerable among us thrive, and that a holistic collaborative approach is most effective. We focus on legal problems with long-term impacts and solutions, such as workers’ rights, consumer rights, and access to employment. WLC serves low-income households up to 250% of the Federal Poverty Level. WLC does not exclude individuals based on immigration status.
Employment Law: unpaid wages or unpaid overtime, paid less than minimum wage, not receiving rest and meal breaks, discrimination, harassment & retaliation.
Workers' Compensation: injured or made ill because of work, suffering from toxic exposure or working in unsafe conditions, struggling with access to Workers' Compensation system.
Access to Employment: improving criminal record, sealing juvenile record, improving credit.
Economic Justice: fraud in car purchases, repossession, towing or repairs, debt collection harassment, Identity theft, recovering credit and other consumer fraud and scams.
CONTACT US: CALL (831) 722-2845
EL Centro Legal de Watsonville (WLC) provee servicios legales gratuitos a las personas de bajos ingresos que viven en la costa central de California. Nosotros creemos que todos estamos mejor cuando lo más vulnerables prosperan, y que un planteamiento colaborativo e integral es lo más eficaz. Nos enfocamos en problemas legales que tienen impactos y soluciones a largo plazo, como, derechos para trabajadores, derechos de consumidor, y acceso al empleo.
CONTÁCTENOS: LLAME (831) 722-2845