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The Lawyers in the Library program is a free consultation and referral program offered in partnership with Legal Access Alameda. In a 15-minute one-on-one appointment, lawyers can answer legal questions on various legal topics. If you need legal assistance, the lawyer will refer you to a support agency. Lawyers in the Library will be offered through the San Leandro Public Library on the:

1st Wednesday of the Month.   

Available time slots are:

6:00 pm | 6:20 pm | 6:40 pm | 7:00 pm | 7:20 pm | 7:40 pm

3rd Thursday of the Month (Exception for December 2023 due to Holidays)

Available time slots are:

5:00 pm | 5:20 pm | 5:40 pm | 6:00 pm | 6:20 pm | 6:40 pm

  • This program is entirely over the phone. Those who register for an appointment will be called by the lawyer from a blocked or private number at their appointment time.   
  • This program is currently only offered in English. If you require translation, please have someone with you on the phone call to translate for you.   
  • If you cannot find a time slot during your desired time, please refer to the Legal Access Calendar with all libraries holding virtual Lawyers in the Library programs.   

If you need assistance booking an online appointment, please call the Main Library Information Desk at 510-577-3971 during open hours.