Self Help Links

  • ABOTA American Board of Trial Advocates. Richard M. Katz, Esq. is a member of this prestigious group. It is an honor and is one of the highest accolades that a trial attorney can receive. Membership is strictly invitation only.


  • SMALL CLAIMS COURT LOS ANGELES COUNTY Small claims cases are civil cases in which the aggrieved party is asking for $10,000.00 or less. The goal of the court is resolve disputes quickly and inexpensively. Rules are simplified and the hearing is informal. There are no lawyers, no rules of evidence, and no juries.
  • CALIFORNIA COURTS SELF-HELP CENTER Site contains forms, rules, links to courts, and the self-help center for all California courts. Fill out forms on line for various types of cases. Get detailed information on how to proceed with your case.
  • CALIFORNIA CODES (STATUTES) ONLINE Unannotated version of the current text of California’s state statutes. Users may display the text in a table of contents or search by keyword.
  • CALIFORNIA CASES California Courts and case law finders-California judicial opinions from 1850-to the present.
  • CALIFORNIA STATE BAR California State Bar website-attorney finder and records of attorney discipline. Link to California attorney information using the member search feature. Also the site provides links to attorney referral services statewide.

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