The Court provides free legal assistance to eligible consumers representing themselves in civil cases. While we will not represent you, we can help you to process your own case. We don’t give legal advice, but we can help fill out forms and translate “legalese” in the following areas:
-Dissolution of Marriage
-Small Claims Actions
-Child Support, Custody, Visitation
-Domestic Violence Prevention
-Other civil matters
Free Legal Aid is provided at the Courthouse in Markleeville on the third Thursday of each month. Please call the Court to confirm.
Mission Statement: It is the mission of this Court to resolve disputes arising under the law in a fair, accessible, effective, and efficient manner; and to interpret and apply the law consistently, impartially, and independently to protect the rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitutions of California and the United States of America.