LOCAL Self-Help Resources

Office of the Family Law Facilitator and Self-Help Attorney

This office is staffed by:
Julie Kirke Rowe, Attorney at Law and Jeanne Saylor, Paralegal.

Assistance is available in the following matters:
Obtaining, Modifying or Terminating or Spousal Support.
Obtaining health insurance coverage for your children.
Obtaining or Modifying Orders pertaining to Health Insurance for minor
children and orders regarding uncovered medical expenses.
Establishing Paternity.
Establishing or Objecting to Support Arrearages.
Dissolution of Marriage/Legal Separation.
Child custody and visitation.
Domestic Violence Restraining Orders.
The Facilitator and Self Help Attorney/Paralegal do not represent you. They may assist both parties to a case. There is no attorney client relationship. They may not give you personalized advice or assist in strategy to the disadvantage of the other party. They may not go to Court with you and are not responsible for the outcome of your case. They will provide you with assistance and guidance to the necessary Court forms, how to prepare them, plus legal and procedural information.
The Facilitator is on-site Mondays and Thursdays from 9:00AM to 3:00PM
and is available by appointment and limited drop in.

The Paralegal is on-site Tuesdays from 9:00AM to 1PM and
is available by appointment and limited drop in.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION and to schedule appointments
Call:      209-754-1443
Hours:  8:30AM - 12:30PM , 1:00PM - 4:00PM,   Monday-Friday

 Other Self-Help Legal Services and Small Claims Assistance

LSNC - Legal Services of Northern California

  Provides assistance with the following matters:
Small Claims
General Civil (Answers to Limited Civil Suits)
Debt Collection/Enforcement of Money Judgments
Civil Harassment Restraining Orders

Legal Services Attorney and/or Paralegal can not represent you.
They may assist both parties. They may not appear in your case.
They are neutral providers of legal services. They can assist you with forms preparation, legal information and procedure.

LSNC staff are available on-site every Wednesday 9:30AM to 2:30PM
Services are on a drop in basis only.
It is recommended that you arrive at 9:30AM.
Call: 209-754-1443
Hours: 8:30AM -12:30PM , 1:00PM-4:00PM    Monday -Friday
Family Law Facilitator

Conference Room C