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How to Become a Minor’s Legal Guardian

Call 213-385-2977 ext 502.

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Get help completing forms to become guardian of a minor whose parents can’t or won’t care for them. By appointment only.

Adult Name Change Workshop

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

This Zoom workshop will walk you through all the court forms an adult needs to petition the LA Superior Court for a name change.

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Free Help Clearing Criminal Records

4:45 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Call (800) 399-4529 to be pre-screened.

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Free legal assistance filing a petition to clear a criminal record. Eligible candidates will be seen by appointment ONLY.

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Legal Name & Gender Marker Change Workshop

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Legal volunteers will help you complete court forms for a legal name and gender marker change.

Lawyers in the Library

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

By appointment only. Register online at

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Volunteer lawyers provide free 10-20 minute consultations with people who have legal problems to discuss.

LA Law Library does not provide legal advice: LA Law Library provides legal resources and assistance with legal research as an educational service. The Law Library is pleased to offer our patrons the opportunity to obtain assistance from third party legal service providers at this and other events within the Library. However, the Library does not control and is not responsible for the content or scope of any assistance given by those providers.

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