The Superior Court of Sonoma County offers free help to the public. We assist with a variety of basic legal issues and types of cases, including family law and small claims.
Here you can:
> Ask us your questions by phone or email
> Get help with court forms at a workshop
> Find step by step instructions online
Civil Self Help Center (SHC)
The Superior Court of Sonoma County help people who need legal information but don't have a lawyer at our Civil Self-Help Center (SHC).
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Mediation is one of the most frequently used methods of ADR because it is informal, quick, convenient and confidential.
Sonoma County 2-1-1 is staffed by volunteers who provide the link between people who have needs with the services that can alleviate those needs.
If you are in danger now, call 911. There is no fee for a Request for Order (Domestic Violence Prevention).
Family Law Facilitator
Staff at the Family Law Facilitator’s Office can provide legal assistance to help you represent yourself in your family court case.
Consejería de Derecho Familiar y Centro de Autoayuda
Los empleados de la Consejería de Derecho Familiar pueden ayudarle con temas legales para que usted se represente así mismo en su caso en el tribunal de familia.
How to File Documents
Information on How to File Documents at the Family Law & Probate Clerk’s Office.