The VCMilC Legal Clinic is free for all military and veterans, offering 30 minute consultations to provide education and resources. The attorneys and staff do not work for VCMilC, instead they graciously donate their time at the clinic as volunteers. Unfortunately, our attorneys are unable to represent you in court.
The Legal Clinic assists with:
DUI's, Family Law, Credit Issues, Bankruptcy, Wills and Trusts, Child Support, Discharge Upgrades, Landlord Tenant, Power of Attorney, Education/Special need, Divorce and Workers Compensation.
In addition we provide information and have representatives from:
County Veteran Services Office: VA enrollment, Rating appeals/upgrades, Discharge Upgrades, as well as state and federal benefits.
Child Support: To assist with all issues and questions in regards to this issue.
Homeless Outreach for Veterans: To provide information on immediate housing assistance.
Financial Planning and Coaching
Vet Center: Military mental health
INFORMATION FOR ATTORNEYS
VCMilC uses pro-bono attorneys for the legal clinic. If you are a licensed attorney and would like to hear more about the Military and Veteran Legal Clinic and how you can help call or email the VCMilC office at 805.983.4850 or Info@VCMilC.Org
LEGAL RESOURCES in Los Angeles:
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles has a Veteran's Justice Center. Help low income vets and seniors w/ a wide range of issues (expungements, tickets/warrants, VA benefits, GI bill, child support modification). Their website is: www.lafla.org and their intake line is: (800) 399-4529.
Family law questions: Levitt & Quinn Family Law Center. They have an attorney on staff who works just with veterans, so the person should mention they are a veteran when they call. They offer sliding scale rates based on income. Their website is: levittquinn.org and their number is: (213) 482-1800 extension 300.
Expungements only, A New Way of Life. They have an expungement clinic in partnership with UCLA Law on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Their number is: (323) 563-3575.