Free Online Legal Reference Materials


Santa Clarita Divorce Source is committed to ensuring that everyone has access to legal information and the court systems.  Many times, divorcing couple find it difficult to locate self help information and become frustrated with the process.  To assist in this matter for those that are representing themselves during their divorce or those that want to do some of their own research, Santa Clarita Divorce Source has compiled the following list of online legal research resources that are available to the public for free.

Court Rules and Codes:

California Rules Of Court

Los Angeles County Family Law Rules

California Family Law Codes

Los Angeles Superior Court Information:

Los Angeles Superior Court Main Website

Los Angeles Family Law Court Website

Look Up Your Divorce Case Summary

Determine Which Court To File In

Schedule A Mediation Appointment Online

How Much Are The Divorce Filing Fees

Law Libraries:

Los Angeles County Law Libraries 

Case Law

California Case Law

Free Online Legal Research using LexisWeb 

Free Online Legal Research Using FindLaw


Family Law Forms

Local Los Angeles County Family Law Forms

Family Law Self Help:

The Basics of Divorce

Filing For Divorce

Responding To Divorce

Completing Your Divorce

Summary Dissolution

Spousal Support Calculator

Spousal Support

Property And Debt



Mediation Appointment Request Form

Register For Online PACT Class

California Child Support Services

Child Support Calculator

 Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement

State Agencies:

List of All California State Agencies