Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal) strengthens our community by fighting for justice

We provide low-income clients with free civil legal assistance, including legal advice and counsel, effective referrals, and legal representation. We are the largest civil legal aid provider serving seven Bay Area counties:
Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Santa Clara.


We help our clients protect their families, their health, and their livelihoods through the following practice areas and special projects:

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