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 (Regional)

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Regional Managing Attorney Youth Justice
About the Position: We seek a culturally sensitive attorney with a strong commitment to public interest and social justice advocacy to become the Regional Managing Attorney of our Youth Justice Unit. The Youth Regional Managing Attorney, with the assistance of a Supervising Attorney, is responsible for the supervision of the legal work and personnel issues …

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Regional Counsel – Housing Law

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Regional Counsel - Housing Law
About the Position: We seek a culturally humble attorney with a proven track record of social justice advocacy and deep understanding of housing, poverty and racial justice issues in the Bay Area. The Regional Counsel for Housing Law will provide vision, direction and day to day supervision of BayLegal’s Tenant’s Rights and Fair Housing work …

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Social Worker – SSI Disability Advocacy Program (San Francisco)

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About the Position: We seek an energetic, self-reflective, and empathic Social Worker who brings social justice values to our work representing individuals with disabilities, and who are often homeless, in their claims for Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits, and health coverage linked to those benefits. This position is located in San Francisco. …

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Supervising Attorney – Youth Justice (Regional)

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About the Position: We seek an energetic, culturally sensitive attorney with a strong commitment to public interest and social justice advocacy to be the Supervising Attorney in our regional Youth Justice Unit.  The Supervising Attorney will be responsible for servicing the legal work of the unit staff, ensuring high-quality legal services for youth in a …

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