How We Work

With generous support from the legal community, grant makers, foundations, and other donors, Legal Aid at Work provides four main services:

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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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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Our Programs

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Most Recent News

BARSTOW – When Jennifer Atkinson returned to work at a military base in the Mojave Desert after parental leave, she asked for a private room to pump breastmilk. It’s her right under the Fair Labor Standards Act, which says employers...

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San Francisco, CA: Legal Aid at Work, and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP (Simpson Thacher) partnered with Santa Clara Unified School District to reach an agreement to resolve Title IX gender equality concerns affecting female athletes at Wilcox High School...

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LAAW and co-counsel's  federal civil rights lawsuit claiming unequal treatment of girls’ athletic programs was featured in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

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