Legal First Responders sm

You can sign up to help in advance of a disaster.

Be a part of the difference!

You may want to consider signing up for our LEGAL FIRST RESPONDERS sm program.  Be part of the initial team staffing hotlines and answering questions online.

Become a LEGAL FIRST RESPONDER sm 

Sign Up Here
Training Overview
  • All trainings are online, free, and include MCLE credit
  • 8 Hours of training
  • Once trained you can volunteer on our hotline or online Free Legal Answers platform

Our Programs

California Free Legal Answers

California Free Legal Answers is an online platform that provides answers to legal questions related to COVID-19 or natural disasters.

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Disaster Legal Assistance Hotline

Disaster Legal Assistance Hotline provides brief legal advice to those affected by natural disasters in California.

Volunteers are responsible for calling back clients and providing them with brief consultations.

To volunteer for either or both programs – watch the training videos here and then use this link to sign up for the Legal First Responder sm Program

If you have further questions please contact

Tiela Chalmers | tiela@acbanet.org 

Any attorney admitted in California is welcome to volunteer for LEGAL FIRST RESPONDERS sm