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Los Angeles County Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service
QUICK NEWS
January 2016

LRS MEMBERSHIP

LRS MEMBERSHIP DUES
The 2015 LRS membership dues cycle has begun. To avoid any interruptions in the rotation of your referrals, please make sure your membership dues are paid by January 31st. To pay your membership dues click here.

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NEWLY CERTIFIED COUNTIES
We are now certified to operate in Riverside and Venture counties. Do you have access to an office in those counties? Send your request here.

CURRENTLY NEEDED PRACTICE AREAS
Do you know someone who practices in the following areas? "Labor ERISA Benefits", "Consumer Collection" or "Dependency & Parental Right Appeals" The Lawyer Referral Service is recruiting qualified attorneys to participate on those panels. For more information, click here.

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Do you have a practice area niche for "Criminal Mental Health Case", "Student Loan", "Contested Conservatorship" or "Trust Litigation?" We need members who handle these types of cases. To add a specific keyword to your profile, send your request here.

LRS PRACTICE TIPS

CLOSING DOCUMENTS
When you close a case in your LRS report, you have sixty days to reconcile attorneys' fees paid in the case. The LRS applies a minimum standard approach to closing documents. However, closing documents are required for every case you would like to close.

RESOURCES

Not your area of expertise? Case too small? Refer clients with confidence! (866) SMARTLAW
www.SmartLaw.org
LRS Rules of Operation
State Bar LRS Rules
State Bar of California certification: 0042
Questions? (213) 896-6571, lrisadmin@lacba.org



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