COVID-19 – How To Connect With Us

Due to COVID-19 precautions, Legal Aid of Marin is not accepting in-person appointments and intakes through April 7, 2020.  


Legal Aid of Marin is available by telephone and email. For new appointments, contact: 

 415-492-0230 or 

Thank you for your patience. We look forward to assisting you. 

-Legal Aid of Marin


Debido a las precauciones de COVID-19, Legal Aid of Marin no está aceptando citas en persona hasta el 7 de abril de 2020. 


Legal Aid of Marin está disponible por teléfono y correo electrónico. Para citas nuevas, llame a:
 415-492-0230 o visite a:

Gracias por su paciencia. Esperamos ayudarle.

-Legal Aid of Marin


Pro Bono Reception Postponed


Postponed (Originally scheduled for April 2, 2020)

Judge Edward M. Chen | United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California
Judge Andrew Sweet | Presiding Judge, Marin County Superior Court

Due to countywide concerns over the spread of COVID-19, MCBA will reschedule certain upcoming Events.


Once the event has been rescheduled, your registration will be applied to the new date.

If you are not able to attend, we will issue a refund upon request.

Given the uncertainty of this dynamic situation, we are actively looking at virtual programming. Please stay tuned for updates.

For more information about Marin County’s response to the Covid-19, see:

Please attend this festive evening reception to honor our community’s outstanding pro bono legal providers of the past year. We will award the State Bar of California’s Wiley W. Manuel Award for 50 or more hours of pro bono service. And we will honor the many volunteers for Legal Aid of Marin and for MCBA’s Lawyers in the Library who have donated numerous hours to counsel members of the community in need.

Remarks by Hon. Edward Chen, United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.

Presentations by Judge Andrew Sweet, Presiding Judge of the Marin Superior Court.
Acknowledgments by Stephanie Haffner, Executive Director, Legal Aid of Marin and
Robert Rosborough, Officer, Marin County Bar Association.

Public Charge Forum Rescheduled

Announcing New Community Resources!

Please click here for information about Marin County housing laws by jurisdiction, courtesy LAM legal advocate Gabriel Spellberg.

March 27, 2019 MCBA and Legal Aid of Marin Luncheon Honoring Pro Bono Volunteers and Leadership

The Annual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon honors our community’s outstanding pro bono legal providers of the past year.  This year, we celebrate our many attorneys and community volunteers.  Seven are recipients of the Wiley W. Manuel Award, issued by the State Bar of California for 50 or more hours of pro bono services.


Honoring Marin County Superior Court  *Judge Paul M. Haakenson*

Award presentations by: Jonathan Gertler
Founding partner, Chavez & Gertler, LLP and President, Board of Directors, Legal Aid of Marin.

Speakers include:
Hon. Beverly K. Wood, Presiding Judge Marin County Superior Court
Charles Dresow, Ragghianti Freitas, LLP and President, Marin County Bar Association

Legal Aid of Marin has been serving the community for 60 years. What started as a group of Marin County Bar Association volunteers now has a staff of eight serving over 2,000 households each year.

Photo: Pro Bono Luncheon 2018

Registration: Click Here
Registration Ends March 25, 2019

Marin County Bar Assosciation


2017 Annual Report is Here!

Our 2017 Annual Report is here. Thank you to the law firm of Hanson Bridgett for the design.

Thank you to all our supporters for helping us to serve Marin community legal needs.


LAM_2017_Annual Report



LAM @ Marin Senior Fair

Come join us at the 2018 Marin Senior Fair.

From Marin Senior Fair Site:

“This year’s theme, Connecting Community, brings together a varied collection of vendors, activities, information, and professional services of interest to older adults, their families, and those planning their retirement. The Marin Senior Fair is the largest event of its kind in Northern California and is attended by over 4,000 people every year. We hope you will join us for this free, fun, and informative event.”


Legal Aid of Marin will be at booth number 123!

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Marin Center Exhibit Hall