Conservatorship Workshops

HOW TO ESTABLISH A CONSERVATORSHIP
(OF THE PERSON - LIMITED AND GENERAL)

This workshop is for self-represented litigants seeking to establish a conservatorship of the person in Contra Costa County.

This workshop is generally held on the FIRST MONDAY of each month in the Contra Costa County Public Law Library in Martinez - 1020 Ward Street, 1st Floor, Martinez, CA from 1:30pm- 3:00pm.

  • Self-help assistance is available to provide information about the court process and the forms necessary to establish a limited or general conservatorship of the person.
  • Set-up on a first-come, first-served basis. You must be present during the first 15 minutes to register.
  • If legal advice or representation is necessary, contact the Contra Costa County Bar Association Lawyer Referral and Information Service at (925) 825-5700.

  • PLEASE NOTE: The attorneys present cannot represent you. Information that you provide the attorney present will be held strictly confidential. The attorney will not consult with you outside this program and will not become your attorney regarding any specific matter you may discuss with the attorney. Nothing that is said or done during this program creates an attorney-client relationship. If it is determined that you need legal counsel, you will be referred to the Contra Costa County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral and Information Service, a California State Bar certified lawyer referral program.

    HOW TO BE A CONSERVATOR
    (CONSERVATORSHIP OF THE ESTATE AND CONSERVATORSHIP OF THE PERSON
    )

    This is a one-day workshop covering how to be a Conservator of an Estate or of a Person. Completion of this workshop is now required by the Court for persons appointed as conservators, except for professional fiduciaries (Local Court Rule 816). It is generally held once a month.

    Advance sign-up is required. Please call the Contra Costa Law Library at (925) 646-2783 to sign up and obtain additional information regarding attendance requirements and location.

    Sponsored by The Contra Costa County Public Law Library.

    Note: WHEN REVIEWING THE CALENDAR ENTRIES BELOW, BE SURE YOU CHOOSE THE WORKSHOP THAT APPLIES TO YOUR SITUATION.
    HOW TO ESTABLISH A CONSERVATORSHIP FIRST MONDAY OF EACH MONTH 1:30pm - 3:00pm; or
    HOW TO BE A CONSERVATOR USUALLY ONE SATURDAY PER MONTH 9:30am - 4:30pm

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