The nation started to take notice when the Sharks started playing in 1991. Thanks to the recent tech boom(s), now the world knows San Jo as the Capital of the Silicon Valley. Over the past few decades, the city and the rest of Santa Clara County has seen a lot of growth, particularly in its courts and legal services. FindLaw, is here to help you keep up with the region’s development. Here are directories for courts and legal services, as well as brief articles on the laws that are likely to affect the growing number of San Jose’s citizens.
Do you know your way to San Jose… courthouses, that is? It's a large, sprawling city. If you are going to court in Santa Clara County, click here for information on courthouse locations, addresses, and more.
You have a legal issue and need to talk to someone knowledgeable. Hiring a lawyer can be very expensive. If you are a San Jose resident looking for free or low-cost legal aid, we can help. Here's a list of providers in the areas who offer legal services to those who qualify.
Did you get into a car accident on your way to the Shark Tank? Maybe you had a motorcycle accident in Almaden Valley? Whatever your particular scenario, you know there are many things to consider. Click here to learn about important steps to take at the scene, auto insurance, filing a lawsuit, and more.
Drinking and driving is always a bad idea. A San Jose DUI conviction can have lasting consequences on your life, your job, and your wallet. But if you are facing alcohol and/or drug-related driving charges in the heart of Silicon Valley, this article will give you a general idea of what to expect from the initial arrest to sentencing.