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Need help? Use one of our online forms to provide us with information about the issue you're facing. / ¿Necesita ayuda? Use una de nuestras formas en línea para proveernos información sobre el problema que está enfrentando.

NOTE: We have temporary reduced staffing for our Legal Information Helpline. This means it may take us a little longer to respond to some questions. Thank you for your patience! If you have an urgent matter, you can call our front desk at 415-392-6257 during office hours. We are still monitoring the helpline during this time, so if you leave us a message, you can also let us know that you believe you have an urgent matter. We will get back to you sooner if possible.

ATENCIÓN: Temporalmente tenemos una reducción de personal en nuestra Línea de Ayuda de Información Legal. Esto significa que podemos tardar un poco más en responder a algunas preguntas. Grácias por su paciencia. Si es un asunto urgente, puede llamar a nuestra recepción (415-392-6257) en horario de oficina. En este momento seguimos monitoreando la línea de ayuda. Si nos deja un mensaje, favor de hacernos saber si tiene un asunto urgente, y lo contactaremos lo antes posible.

Contact us if you / Contáctenos si usted:

  • ...have a custody dispute... / ...tiene una disputa de la custodia...More
  • ...are getting separated or divorced... / está separando o divorciando... More
  • ...have an asylum/immigration issue... / ...tiene un problema de asilo/inmigración... More
  • ...have a question about something else... /...tiene una pregunta sobre algo diferent... More

You can also email us with a brief description of your problem or call us during business hours (9-5 PT M-F).

Legal Help Line
1.800.528.6257 or


También puede enviarnos un correo electrónico con una breve descripción de su problema, o llamarnos durante horas de oficina (9-5 Hora del Pacífico L-V).

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