Press Releases

January 31, 2017
Ordinance Prohibiting Discrimination Against Voucher Holders Upheld

September 30, 2016
Legal Aid Groups Receive Grant to Serve Those with Limited English Skills

September 21, 2016
Historic Agreement Leads to Better Access for Limited English Proficient Speakers in Los Angeles Superior Court

September 14, 2016
For the Love of Veterans: Homeless Veterans to Receive Free Legal Help and Other Services at Compton Stand Down

August 9, 2016
Judge Orders West LA Elder Care Facility to Stop Abuse, Evictions

June 20, 2016
Low-income Tenants Win Another Fight Against Slumlord Who Stands to Profit $4.2 Million in Potential Sale | Read the temporary restraining order

May 2, 2016
HACLA Commissioners Prioritize Health, Delay Demolition
of Jordan Downs Buildings after Advocates Warn of Contamination

April 14, 2016
City of Los Angeles Ordered to Stop Seizing Homeless People’s Property | Read the Injunction

April 13, 2016
Landlords Using Fire to Illegally Evict; Lawsuit Filed to Protect Elderly, Disabled Tenants

April 13, 2016
Justice Coming to South LA; Organizations Offer Important Services for a Better Life

March 24, 2016
Temporary Restraining Order Issued in Ongoing Lawsuit Against Skid Row Hotel

March 14, 2016
Advocates Announce Civil Rights Lawsuit Protecting Homeless People’s Property; Condemn Longstanding Practice of Property Seizure and Destruction
Read the full complaint

Jan. 12, 2016
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles Announces Groundbreaking Event for New Headquarters

Dec. 9, 2015
LA Taxpayers Sue City Over Enforcement of Illegal Beach Closure

Nov. 30, 2015
Lawsuit Seeks to Protect Low-Income Tenants of Skid Row-Area Hotel

Nov. 18, 2015
County Program for Poorest of Poor Discriminates Against Mentally and Developmentally Disabled

Oct. 5, 2015
Skid Row Tenants Call for an End to Harassment, Poor Conditions and Other Illegal Business Practices at the Madison Hotel

Oct. 5, 2015
Compton Mayor and City Council Honor LAFLA for Leading the Way in Expungements, Prop 47 Petitions

Sept. 25, 2015
This Sunday, a Fresh Start with Prop 47

Sept. 24, 2015
Free Legal Services for Homeless Veterans Sept. 26 at Compton Stand Down

July 5, 2015
Country’s Only Nonprofit Wine Competition Moves to New Location for 21st Anniversary Celebration

Office Locations

We also have three Domestic Violence Clinics, located at the Superior Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles, the Santa Monica Courthouse and the Long Beach Courthouse.

LAFLA operates four Self-Help Legal Access Centers located in the Inglewood, Long Beach, Santa Monica and Torrance courthouses.