Employment Opportunities

Working at Bay Area Legal Aid

Bay Area Legal Aid’s (BayLegal) mission is to provide high quality legal assistance regardless of a client’s location, language, or disability. We are the largest provider of free civil legal services to low-income residents of the San Francisco Bay Area with regional offices in seven counties. Our services include advice, referrals, limited scope assistance, extended representation, public policy and impact advocacy, training, and community education. From Napa Valley to Silicon Valley, BayLegal ensures fairness in the civil justice system for the most vulnerable members of our community. We help our clients protect their livelihoods, their health, and their families. BayLegal’s 120+ staff members provide wraparound legal services in housing preservation, domestic violence and sexual assault prevention, economic security, consumer protection, and healthcare access.

Current Opportunities

Health Consumer Center Attorney – (Temporary; Oakland)

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JOB DESCRIPTION: We are seeking an Attorney for our centralized health unit located in Oakland, CA. This person will be part of a team that provides consumer assistance, legal advice, brief service and extended representation to eligible clients with health care access issues. ABOUT THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE: We are interested in candidates who can demonstrate …

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Domestic Violence Attorney (Temporary)

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JOB DESCRIPTION: We are looking for an experienced domestic violence attorney, who will primarily be focused on representing the family law needs of survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, or human trafficking in an array of court proceedings, including dissolution of marriage, custody and support, UPAs and restraining orders. The domestic violence attorney may also …

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Executive Assistant (Central Support; Oakland)

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Bay Area Legal Aid is seeking an experienced Executive Assistant. This person will perform all administrative duties for the office of Executive Director. They also will provide administrative support for the Executive Director, Board of Directors, Director of Finance & Administration, and Director of Litigation & Advocacy. This is anticipated to be a six-month …

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Senior Immigration Attorney (Temporary)

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JOB DESCRIPTION: BayLegal is seeking a Temporary Senior Immigration Attorney to join BayLegal’s immigration team, which includes the Regional Counsel for Immigration, Pro Bono team, and staff attorneys who provide immigration legal services to non-citizen victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or human trafficking throughout BayLegal’s seven county service areas. The Attorney conducts intakes and prepares cases for …

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