Find A Lawyer

LRIS Business Hours:  M-F 9 to 4; closed Court holidays
After hours, take advantage of our 24/7 Self-Referral process.

Since 1978, our Lawyer Referral & Information Service (LRIS) has provided residents of all parts of Contra Costa County, including Concord, Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek, Richmond, Antioch, and Pittsburg a simple process to connect them to lawyers to help resolve their legal issues. This public service is California State Bar-certified and serves over 5,800 clients each year. Call us at (925) 825-5700. Our service is available even during the Covid-19 pandemic.


About LRIS

See the many areas of law our lawyer referral program covers – including employment, family law, immigration, eviction, and personal injury – and learn how we can get you the help you need.

How LRIS Works

Learn how LRIS simplifies the process of finding the lawyer you need. A complete description of how our services work.

How 24/7 Self-Referral Works

Learn how to navigate the 24/7 Self-Referral service.

¿Necesita un Abogado?

¿Está buscando un abogado? En nuestra oficina, nuestros representantes de atención al cliente hablan español y pueden ayudarle a encontrar un abogado.

Prepare for your Consultation

Be ready for your consultation so your lawyer can more quickly understand your issue and work to resolve it.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have outstanding questions about LRIS? Do you need a lawyer outside of Contra Costa County? Get the answers you need about appointments, cost, scheduling and more.

Limited Scope

Get more information on how you can work with an attorney on a limited basis to help you save on fees while providing you with more control over your case.

Family Law Alternative Resolution (FLARe)

Learn how our FLARe program can help you to resolve family law matters like divorcing a spouse, custody and child support outside of court through mediation.

Moderate Means Program

The Moderate Means Program is designed for clients who need legal representation for family law and have limited resources.

Pro Bono Legal Services

Links to and information about local agencies that provide pro bono legal services.

COVID-19 Emergency Resources for the Community

Links to government and community agencies resources for information on the COVID-19 resources helpful to you and your family.