Reservists and National Guard
Many local laws and courts have been affected by COVID-19. Please use the search for legal help tool to find a legal aid organization or self help center near you for accurate information and more support.
If you cannot afford the filing fee or other court costs, you may qualify to have these fees and costs waived by the court.
Read about where to file your lawsuit or case. Information on jurisdiction and venue.
The Constitution; Executive and Administrative Laws; County, Appellate, Supreme Court, and Federal Districts; State Legislation; and Legal Guides.
For tickets on federal property such as federal buildings, national parks, military installations, post offices, Veteran Affairs medical centers, national wildlife refuges, and national forests.
Applications (online and PDF) for disability compensatation and various benefits, employment resources, and the National Resource Directory.
This section will give you general guidelines for how to best prepare yourself for court.
REAP provides educational assistance to members of the Reserve components called or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency declared by the president or Congress.
Take advantage of the benefits VA offers OEF/OIF Veterans.
Whatever the reason, you have the right to represent yourself, to be your own lawyer in all cases in California.
Do a quick search to find the forms that you need here.
The e-VETS Resource Advisor assists Veterans, Service Members and all those who support them to quickly and easily navigate information and resources on a range of topics, including: benefits and compensation, education and training, employment, family and caregiver support, health, homeless assistance, housing, transportation and travel, other services and resources, state-specific information and resources.
The SCRA provides many powerful legal rights to active-duty servicemembers and their families that are not available to any other group.