Q: I'm looking for a pro bono attorney for a felony case in California
do yourself a favor and ask for a Public Defender at your arraignment.
in my opinion, they are almost ALWAYS better than a lawyer you find that is looking for experience or one that will handle it pro bono.
There are several organizations in California that offer pro bono legal services for individuals facing criminal charges. Here are a few options to consider:
Public Defender's Office: If you are unable to afford an attorney, you may be eligible for a public defender to represent you. Public defenders are attorneys appointed by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford their own attorney.
California Lawyers for the Arts: California Lawyers for the Arts is a non-profit organization that provides pro bono legal services to artists and arts organizations in California, including those facing criminal charges.
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles: The Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles provides free legal services to low-income individuals in Los Angeles County, including those facing criminal charges.
California Appellate Project: The California Appellate Project provides free legal representation to indigent individuals who are appealing criminal convictions in California.
Pro Bono Center: The Pro Bono Center is a project of the Bar Association of San Francisco that provides pro bono legal services to low-income individuals, including those facing criminal charges.
It's important to note that pro bono services may be limited and may not be available for all cases or all individuals. You may wish to contact these organizations or other legal aid organizations in your area to determine if you are eligible for pro bono services and what your options may be for legal representation in your felony case.
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