CCPOA Legal Plan

U.S. Legal Contact Information

The Family Legal Defender

All Active Members are already enrolled

U.S. Legal Services is one of the oldest providers of legal program benefits in the nation. Established almost 40 years ago, U.S. Legal Services is recognized for providing full service, full indemnity legal programs for you and your immediate family members.

U.S. Legal has attorneys throughout the nation. U.S. Legal has over 7,800 law firms and over 20,000 contracted attorneys, and more than 700 law firms in California.

Finally, a legal program that acts like you expect it to! For many cases, 100% of your legal fees are paid.

As an active CCPOA member you are automatically enrolled in the program. There are no applications to fill out.

All Active CCPOA members have a legal program. It comes with your dues, and covers a wide range of legal services.

The Family Defender legal program is designed specifically for you and your immediate family members. A variety of covered legal services are available, including: uncontested divorce, child support and custody, traffic violations, debt, lawsuits and more.
You may get offers for other legal services. Don’t spend money for what you already have.
Call CCPOA Benefit Trust Fund and request your Legal Program ID.
1-800- In Unit-6
1-800-468-6486
Login to our website for details about the services provided with the Family Defender Program.

Retired Members

Covered Benefits:

  • Concealed Carry / Use of Deadly Force
  • Advice and Consultation (office or telephone)
  • Letters and Telephone Calls
  • Contract and Document Preparation and Review
  • Simple or Complex Will for Participant and Spouse
  • Living Will
  • Revocable Living Trust
  • Power of Attorney
  • Advance Health Care Directive
  • Codicil
  • Simple Testamentary Trust
  • Estate Administration
  • Senior Defender® – Elder Law Attorneys
  • Identity Theft Defense

Additional Covered Benefits:

  • Personal Property Protection
  • Personal Injury
  • Misdemeanor Defense
  • 24 Hour Emergency Services
  • Insurance Law
  • Real Estate Transactions (primary residence)
  • Landlord/Tenant Law (Tenant only)
  • Traffic Violations
  • Juvenile Defense
  • Immigration
  • Formation of Legal Entity
  • Debt Collection Defense
  • Bankruptcy (Chapters 7 and 13)
  • Uncontested Divorce (Participant only)
  • Enforcement or Modification of Support
  • Enforcement or Modification of Child Support
  • Adoption
  • Guardianship
  • Name Change
  • Consumer Protection

The CCW Defender

An Enhanced Benefit for CCPOA Members

MEMBERS SHALL BE ENTITLED TO LEGAL REPRESENTATION FOR ADMINISTRATIVE AND CRIMINAL ACTIONS BROUGHT AGAINST THEM RESULTING FROM A SELF DEFENSE INCIDENT INVOLVING
A DULY LICENSED AND IN GOOD STANDING CONCEALED CARRY WEAPON PERMIT.
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 or License 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).

COVERED INCIDENTS:

  • Shooting and/or occurrence in a location that recognizes your concealed carry permit or firearm license.
  • Use of deadly force in any location that recognizes your permit(s) or license(s).
  • Shooting or use of force with any weapon, object or any legal firearm, even outside of your concealed carry permit occurring in your residence during the commission of a crime against you, your family or any occupants in a place you can legally possess a firearm. (A legal firearm meets the legal description of state and federal laws.)
  • Administrative action resulting from the use of force incident taken against your concealed weapon license in the state which issued your license.

The following services are available to CCPOA members:

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.

EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS :

  • Representation will not be provided if the use of force incident is a criminal event.
  • Service will not be provided if a member is intoxicated, under the influence of alcohol, marijuana or drugs, conditions defined by a blood level of .04 or higher, or have any illegal substances in the member’s system, or the member has been publicly consuming alcohol, illegal drugs, or prescribed medications that may alter one’s judgement.
  • USL will not provide any of the above services for any domestic violence occurrences, criminal investigations or prosecutions as a result of illegal usage of a firearm or unlawful weapon by a member against the member’s  current or former family member, household or dating relationship, defined by the applicable state law.

Legal & Financial Services in one program

My Secure Advantage.™

The FREE Financial Wellness Benefit designed with you in mind!
My Secure Advantage is a sister program to the CCPOA Family Defender Program, whose sole focus is helping members improve their financial lives through one-on-one confidential coaching relationships.
MSA Money Coaches do not sell products of any kind!
Members start with 30 days of one-on-one money coaching.
Free monthly financial education webinars.
Access is Easy…
  • Simply place a call to My Secure Advantage at 1-888-724-2325
  • A Financial Customer Service Representative will explain the program and schedule your initial consultation.
  • You will also receive a welcome e-mail with your personal access to a secure website.

What Can 30 Days of One-on-One Money Coaching Do For You?

 
  • Help Get You Out of Debt Fast
  • Provide a Credit Report Analysis to Help you Improve Your Credit Score
  • Help You Develop a Spending Plan That Works for You
  • Get Retirement Planning Help
  • Help You Understand Home Buying/ Refinancing Strategies
  • Understand your credit score
  • Help You with Other Important Money Topics

Money Help? All part of the program.

Financial Wellness:

  • 24/7 My Secure Advantage Website Access
  • Monthly Live Webinars on Personal Finance
  • Financial Coaching
  • Tax Hotline
  • Personal Tax Return Preparation
  • Free Review of Prior Year Return