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Santa Clara County Bar Association (SCCBA) Public Directory of Attorneys is an Internet search site that facilitates potential users of legal services in finding attorneys who are members of the Santa Clara County Bar Association. SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys acts as a starting point for providers and purchasers of legal services to exchange information with the goal of eventually forming a professional relationship. SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys does not guarantee that Users will successfully find an attorney through this system. SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys takes no position and offers no opinion on when or if an attorney-client relationship has been formed.
SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys does not involve itself in the agreements between attorneys and clients or the actual representation of clients. Therefore, we cannot ensure the integrity of either party. The User, and not SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys, is solely responsible for assessing the integrity, honesty, and trustworthiness of all persons with whom the User communicates after finding the information on this site.
No Guaranty or Representation as to Attorney Profile ListingsSCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys makes no representation, guarantee, or warranty (express or implied) as to the legal ability, competence, or quality of representation which may be provided by any of the attorneys or law firms listed through this Web site or any affiliate thereof.
SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys does not continuously review the standing of any attorney subscriber with any regulatory authority. When considering employing any attorney or law firm, Users should check the attorney's or law firm's standing with the applicable regulatory body.
SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys makes every effort to verify that attorneys who subscribe to the Service are licensed and in good standing with the California State Bar at the time of subscription. However, SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys is unable to track, verify, or monitor the standing of each attorney listing in the Directory. Therefore, SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys makes no representation regarding the status, standing or ability of any attorney or law firm that is listed through this Web site.
Users are urged to make their own independent investigation and evaluation of any attorney or law firm being considered. The determination of the need for legal services and the choice of an attorney are extremely important decisions and should not be based solely on advertisements, claims of expertise, or on the cost of rendering the requested legal services.
SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys is not responsible for, and in no way endorses, any description or indication of specialization or limitation of practice by an attorney or law firm. Please be aware that no agency or board may have certified such attorney as a specialist or expert in any indicated field of law practice. In addition, an attorney claiming specialization is not necessarily any more expert or competent than other attorneys. It is up to the User to question the attorneys on the factual basis of any statement they make, ask for the names of the certifying agencies, and verify all information.
Although SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys strongly encourages attorneys to comply with all regulations governing attorney conduct, it is impossible for SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys to monitor attorneys' integrity or compliance with applicable rules of conduct.
SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys in no way endorses the content or legality of any offers, statements, or promises made by attorneys or any other parties, on or off this site.
Disclaimer of attorney-client relationshipAny form of use of the Public Directory by a subscribing attorney or potential client is not intended to and will not create an attorney-client relationship between any person or entity and SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys. Any electronic communication sent by a user to SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys will not create an attorney-client relationship between the User and SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys or the User and a subscribing attorney, such being expressly denied.
SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys Does not provide legal adviceSCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys is not a law firm. SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys offers no legal advice, recommendations, mediation, or counseling under any circumstance. SCCBA Public Directory of Attorneys encourages the User not to accept, as legal advice, any information received from any source found on this site, unless it is from an attorney the User has retained.