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    Lawyer Referral Service by County

    The practice of law is highly specialized. We recommend asking for a lawyer who is a Certified Estate Planning Specialist*.

    San Mateo County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
    333 Bradford Street, Redwood City
    Phone: 650-298-4030; press "3" at the prompt.

    Palo Alto Area Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
    405 Sherman Avenue, Palo Alto
    Phone: 650-326-8322

    Alameda County Bar Assocation Lawyer Referral Service
    70 Washington Street, Oakland
    Phone: 510-302-2222

    San Francisco Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
    301 Battery Street, Third Floor, San Francisco
    Phone: 415-989-1616.
    For the hearing impaired: 415-782-8985

    Santa Clara County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
    31 North Second Street, 4th Floor, San Jose
    Phone: 408-971-6822

    Santa Cruz County Lawyer Referral Service
    340 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz
    Phone: 831-425-4755

    *California attorneys certified as specialists must pass a written examination in their specialty field, demonstrate a high level of experience in the specialty field, fulfill ongoing education requirements and be favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges familiar with their work.