Employment Opportunities

Working at Bay Area Legal Aid

Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) ensures fairness in the civil justice system for the most vulnerable members of our community. From Silicon Valley to Napa Valley, we help clients protect their livelihoods, their health, and their families. Our clients include the working poor, families with children, foster youth, seniors, immigrants, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Through our regional county offices, our mobile advocacy clinics, and our nationally-recognized Legal Advice Line, BayLegal prevents domestic violence and sexual assault, increases economic stability, protects consumers, expands access to healthcare, and prevents homelessness. For our clients, BayLegal makes the difference between staying in poverty and thriving toward a brighter future.

BayLegal thrives on our diversity and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourage women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, veterans, persons with disabilities, and persons from other underrepresented groups to apply.

Current Employment Opportunities:

Managing Attorney – Youth Justice

Categories: Jobs
Regional Managing Attorney Youth Justice
Are you interested in leading a team of attorneys and social workers to empower youth to achieve greater safety, stability, and permanency? Join BayLegal’s dynamic Youth Justice Team! Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is committed to ensuring fairness in the civil legal system for the most marginalized members of our community and addressing systemic inequities …

Read More

Social Justice Staff Attorney (Economic Justice focus) – San Francisco County Regional Office

Categories: Jobs
Are you interested in using your legal skills to help address social inequality and ensure low‐income families and individuals obtain basic safety net services and increased stability? Join BayLegal’s dynamic Economic Justice practice! Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is on the front lines fighting for our clients’ rights. Last year, BayLegal removed legal barriers to …

Read More

Housing Staff Attorney

Categories: Jobs
Housing Attorney - San Francisco
Are you interested in using your legal skills to help address the housing crisis, prevent homelessness, address social inequality and help ensure low-income families maintain stability and remain in San Francisco?   Join BayLegal’s dynamic Housing Law Practice!  Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is committed to ensuring fairness in the civil legal system for the most …

Read More

Supervising Attorney, SSI Disability Rights Advocacy

Categories: Jobs
Are you interested in using your legal experience and supervisory skills to help low‐income people with disabilities obtain essential benefits to stabilize their living situation? Join BayLegal’s SSI Disability Rights Advocacy team! Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is committed to ensuring fairness in the civil legal system for the most marginalized members of our community …

Read More

Youth Justice Staff Attorney

Categories: Jobs
Are you interested in using your legal skills to empower disenfranchised youth to achieve greater safety, stability, and permanency? Join BayLegal’s dynamic Youth Justice Practice!  Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is committed to ensuring fairness in the civil legal system for the most marginalized members of our community and addressing systemic inequities that foster intergenerational …

Read More

Senior Litigation Counsel

Categories: Jobs
Are you interested in engaging in impact litigation to address systemic injustices that harm large numbers of low-income Californians? Are you excited to support attorneys across multiple practice areas and regional offices in their litigation efforts? Join BayLegal as Senior Litigation Counsel! Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is committed to ensuring fairness in the civil …

Read More

Director of Finance & Administration (Chief Financial Officer)

Categories: Jobs
Are you interested in using your skills to support a strong social justice anti-poverty law firm and make a difference in the lives of thousands of low-income families? Join BayLegal! Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is on the front lines fighting for our clients’ rights. Last year, BayLegal removed legal barriers to health, safety, and …

Read More

Reentry Attorney (Temporary) – (Primarily remote work / Alameda & Contra Costa counties)

Categories: Jobs
Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) is on the front lines fighting for our clients’ rights. Last year, BayLegal removed legal barriers to health, safety, and stability through representation, legal advice and information, referrals, community education, and advocacy for more than 75,000 low-income individuals and their families throughout seven Bay Area counties. As a regional poverty …

Read More

IT Applications Administrator

Categories: Jobs
Are you interested in using your technology experience and expertise to further social justice and make a difference in your community?  Are you interested in working in an environment that leverages technology for good? Are you interested in designing workflows using cloud applications? Are you excited to support user training? Join BayLegal’s IT Team Bay …

Read More