Year Published:

SRLN 2018 Conference

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 8:30am to Friday, February 23, 2018 - 5:00pm

2nd Annual Self-Represented Litigation Network (SRLN) Conference

in affiliation with the

Judicial Council of California Center for Families, Children and the Courts' Family Law Facilitator and Self-Help Center Conference

Designing & Engaging the 100% Access to Civil Justice Ecosystem

February 22-23, 2018

Pre-Conference Events February 21, 2018

San Francisco, CA




A two-day in-person national conference offered by the Self-Represented Litigation Network (SRLN) and the Judicial Council of California Center for Families, Children & the Courts for lawyers, judges, clerks of court and court administrators, self-help services professionals, librarians, technologists, funders and other allied professionals to explore and develop successful strategies and new thinking for providing 100% access to justice.  Continuing education credits may be available. Find out if your state has MCLE reciprocity with California.


Thursday, February 22 through Friday, February 23, 2018
At the conclusion of the programming Thursday, there will be a reception followed by affinity dinners.

Pre-Conference programming for judges and early career self-help staff will be held February 21, 2018.


Judicial Council of California, Milton Marks Conference Center
455 Golden Gate Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102.


Main Conference: Early bird registration will be $150 through February 1st. Regular registration will be $200.

Pre-Conference: $75.

Invitation and Justification Letter


Participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging. 


We have reserved a hotel room block with a limited number of rooms available between February 20 and February 23, 2018 for $178/night. Participants are responsible for their own lodging. Reserve your room as soon as possible; the rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis. Guests may extend their stay before or after these dates subject to room availability by calling the hotel direct at (415) 617-1064 or emailing Luis Bedolla,, or April Otton,, referencing the Group Code in the subject line.

Venue: Villa Florence Hotel, 225 Powell St., San Francisco, CA 94102

Reservation: Make your reservation in the room block.  A credit card is required to make a reservation.  All rooms reserved using the group code (JUD0218) will receive complimentary in-room Wi-Fi.

Group Code: JUD0218

Parking: Valet parking is available on site for $59/night + tax for standard vehicles and $71/night + tax for SUV and oversized vehicles.

Cancellations and changes to reservations must be made at least 24 hours prior to check-in by calling the hotel directly at (415) 617-1064.  Questions regarding hotel reservation information may be directed to Luis Bedolla or April Otton at the email addresses above.

AGENDA: Review the SRLN18 Conference Sched


  • All presenters must register for the conference.
  • Session materials will be due by Friday, February 19, 2018 
  • MCLE Requirements: Per California rules, to qualify for MCLE credit a session must include written materials with a substantive legal component.


We hope to see you there!