The Western Conference of Teamsters Legal Services Trust serves 32,000 employees in the Western United States. They contract with over 400 attorneys in 12 states to provide legal services in the areas of family and financial law, traffic infractions and others matters to eligible employees with the plan by paying 100% of the cost of the services. The Plan was established to provide legal services to participants and their eligible dependents.The Plan was designed to help with the problem of people who encounter issues in their daily lives that require the opinion of an attorney yet are unable to obtain advice because of cost considerations.
Inform plan members of the many services that are provided and assist them in utilizing the services. A secondary purpose was to communicate with plan attorneys by providing frequently used documents such as claim forms. The site had to load quickly and render properly on all device types because of the diverse audience.
The Western Conference of Teamsters Legal Services has a responsive website built on WordPress. The custom site includes integrations like Google Maps API, attorney list, blog and document archive. The site works beautifully on mobile devices and offers a rich experience on desktop browsers. The new site provides easy access to information and resources for plan participants and finding a local attorney through advanced search options is simple.