There are 9,862,049 million people in Los Angeles many of whom cannot afford legal representation and need assistance navigating through complicated court proceedings. In Los Angeles:
In 2004 The Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles launched the JusticeCorps program. JusticeCorps began with 100 minimum-time members serving in Los Angeles’ court based self-help centers,providin legal information to self-represented litigants. Members are recruited from local universities and placed in legal self-help centers located throughout the county.