How We Work

With generous support from the legal community, grant makers, foundations and other donors, we provide free legal services in four main ways:

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Free legal info, fact sheets

We offer know-your-rights trainings, 100-plus fact sheets, other online resources.

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Clinics, helplines

We provide individualized legal advice and help, by phone and in person.

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Litigation

We bring class and individual actions, limited representation, impact litigation.

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Policy advocacy

We draft and promote laws and policies to strengthen civil and workplace rights.

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The people we serve

Click the photos below to learn what kinds of issues we address and what communities we serve.

Most Recent News

Here is a fact sheet describing your rights under California's Ralph Act in Spanish, Chinese, and English. Translations to Farsi and Arabic are coming soon. Visit our clinics and helplines page, or call 415-864-8848, for help addressing your particular situation. Remember:...

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Alfonso, a tow truck driver, wanted to take paternity leave to be with his newborn daughter in her first weeks of life, but his employer threatened to fire him if he took more than a week off. The company —...

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Legal Aid at Work and our co-counsel at Siegel and Yee filed a new class action under Title IX today to address inequities in sports facilities and programs in Red Bluff, Calif., near Redding. The lawsuit says boys at the...

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