Legal Research

We are proud to offer Fastcase, a comprehensive online law library, as a free service to all SFVBA members.

Find a Lawyer Now

Get local, reputable attorney referrals that are customized to meet your exact needs in the San Fernando Valley area.

Professional Networking

Attorneys and other professionals join VBN to develop more professional connections, make new friends, and generate valuable business referrals.

Fee Arbitration

This program gives the opportunity to have a neutral arbitrator decide the appropriate amount of attorney’s fees for services.



New Law Redefines Worker Classification

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 5 into law. The new law limits the use of classifying workers as independent contractors rather than employees by companies in the state.

Record Voters Turn Out for Latest SFVBA Election

A record number of ballots were cast and active social media campaigning was extensively utilized in an election that saw attorney Barry P. Goldberg and eight new Trustees elected to head the SFVBA.

Cal Bar Addresses Law Firm Profit Sharing

Proposals by the California State Bar to allow non-lawyers to share in law firm profits and provide legal advice have received vigorous backing from several law professors and others at a recent public hearing.