Appeals

This section will give you general guidelines for how to best prepare yourself for court.

Ask questions and get answers, in real time, right here on the Internet, from live law librarians throughout California.

If you cannot afford the filing fee or other court costs, you may qualify to have these fees and costs waived by the court.

Whatever the reason, you have the right to represent yourself, to be your own lawyer in all cases in California.

The Constitution; Executive and Administrative Laws; County, Appellate, Supreme Court, and Federal Districts; State Legislation; and Legal Guides.

Do a quick search to find the forms that you need here.

Official site for the Board of Veterans' Appeals (also known as "BVA" or "the Board").

A searchable database of past appeal cases before the Board of Veteran's Appeals (BVA).

You must have a final decision from the Board of Veterans' Appeals before appealing to this Court. (The VA Regional Office is not the Board of Veterans' Appeals.)

Get to know your benefits and prepare for the big stuff " deployments, reintegration, moves, parenthood, retirement and more.