How do you reach U.S. Legal?
Toll-free dedicated CCPOA Member Care line:
When you call you will be matched with an appropriate attorney for your location and legal issue.
Monday-Friday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PST
Best Money Moves Financial Crisis Manager: 833-997-1232
Pathwise Financial Advising & Tax Assistance:
After Hours Service
Weekends and Monday-Friday
After Hours Emergency:
Staff members are always on call.
These forms are used to protect your privacy as a California Elected or Appointed Official as outlined in California Government Code §6254.21 and California Penal Code §146.e.
Print and fill out the application. Return the application to the CCPOA Benefit Trust Fund.
CCPOA Members, Spouse/Partner, and unmarried dependents up to age 26 are covered for all their personal legal needs.
*Contested matters subject to 20-hour limitation, discount thereafter.
**First $1,000 exempt from fee. Subject to State and Federal Statutes.
Attorney’s fees are paid in full for all covered legal matters when you utilize a Network Attorney. Receive a 33.3% discount off attorney’s fees for pre-existing and other non-excluded legal matters. Coverage does not include fines, court costs, or other incidentals relating to the legal matter. Out-of-network benefits available.
Members shall be entitled to legal representation for administrative and criminal actions brought against them resulting from a self defense incident involving duly licensed and in good standing concealed carry weapon permit.
Up to 25 Hours of Legal Representation of the above described Administrative Law Matters including:
• Skelly Hearing
• State Personnel Board (SPB)- California Only
• After 25 hours the member will be billed directly at the discounted rate of 33 1/3% off of the attorneys normal hourly rate.
Up to 100 Hours Representation for Defense of the above described Civil and Criminal Matters pretrial and trial in a court of competent jurisdiction, not including other felony charges other wise covered under the plan.
• After 100 hours the member will be billed directly at the discounted rate of 33 1/3% off of the attorneys normal hourly rate.
Representation will include securing legal services from U.S. Legal Services participating or network attorneys. To be entitled to these services from U.S. Legal you must have a valid State Concealed Weapon Permit issued. U.S. Legal will provide legal representation and pay legal fees associated with a use of force incident, however, the member will be responsible for any monetary judgments or fines rendered against a member. (Subject to limitations as described below).
The Identity Theft Embedded Enhanced Fully Managed Program is a confidential and easily accessible service that provides an administrative structure for dealing with identity theft. By simply contacting Member Care, each member has access to fully managed identity theft restoration and monitoring services that will be supported as necessary by a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist.