Resources

Avvo

Avvo helps people find and connect with the right lawyer through industry leading content, tools and services. Founded in 2006 in Seattle, Avvo provides transparent information about attorneys, with Avvo-rated profiles for 97% of practicing lawyers in the United States.

 

California Employment Lawyers Association

CELA is a statewide organization of over 1,100 California attorneys who devote the major portion of their practices to representing employees in individual employment cases and class actions, including cases involving unpaid wages, discrimination, harassment, retaliation and whistleblowing. CELA helps its members protect and expand the legal rights and opportunities of working women and men through litigation, education and advocacy.

 

National Employment Lawyers Association

The National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA) is the country’s largest organization of lawyers who exclusively or primarily represent employees in cases involving employment discrimination, illegal workplace harassment, wrongful termination, denial of employee benefits, and other employment-related matters.

 

Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles

Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles is the nation’s largest local association of plaintiffs’ attorneys. Consumer Attorneys protect people from unsafe products, unsafe medicine, unfair business practices and unscrupulous, negligent corporate conduct. Through education and training, Consumer Attorneys subscribe to the highest standards of quality legal representation and ethical conduct.

 

Los Angeles County Bar Association

The Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) was founded in 1878 and is one of the largest voluntary metropolitan bar associations in the country, with more than 24,000 members. LACBA serves attorneys, judges, and other legal professionals through 26 sections, committees, networking events, live and on-demand CLE programs, and pro bono opportunities, as well as public service and informational resources.

 

Iranian-American Bar Association

IABA is a professional organization that seeks to educate and inform the Iranian-American community about legal issues of interest and to ensure that the American public at large, our local representatives, and other government officials are fully and accurately informed on legal matters of interest and concern to the Iranian-American community. IABA also strives to foster and promote the achievements of Iranian-American lawyers and other legal professionals.

 

Los Angeles Youth Network

The Los Angeles Youth Network’s mission is to empower abused, neglected and homeless adolescents to become self-sufficient. We do this by providing street outreach, food, emergency shelter, a transitional living program, and educational enrichment programs in a safe and nurturing environment. LAYN was founded in 1985 as a pilot program through the High Risk Youth Project at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, spurred by the passing of the California Homeless Youth Act.