The Law Belongs to All of Us

A person’s ability to enforce important civil rights should not depend on their income.
We’re changing that by creating the country’s first system of universal access
to legal representation.

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Read: The Problem

Closed Cases Since We Opened on Jan. 7, 2013

Evictions Prevented & Families Housed

Thousands of Dollars in Awards and Settlements

Thousands of Dollars in Discharged Debt

Our Model


Universal Access

We believe every person, of any income, should be able to enforce all their civil rights under law.


We focus on the highest need neighborhoods of Southeast San Francisco

Direct Services

We directly provide legal representation to low-income residents in over 35 areas of law.

Community Development

We build local wealth by giving everyone an opportunity to be an owner in Bayview.

What’s New

We Are Running for Justice in The San Francisco Marathon

We Are Running for Justice in The San Francisco Marathon

On July 31st, 2016, a team of justice advocates, attorneys, and BHPCL volunteers will be running in The San Francisco Marathon as an official charity team! Team Runners for Justice will be documenting their journey while fundraising for BHPCL through Crowdrise, the official SF Marathon crowdfunding portal.

Takeover Night at Credo SF to Benefit BHPCL

Takeover Night at Credo SF to Benefit BHPCL

On Saturday, April 30th, from 5pm to 10pm, 20% of all sales at Credo Restaurant will benefit Bayview/Hunters Point Community Legal. Grab a drink, eat dinner, and help make legal aid a reality for those most in need.

Sponsor a Case

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    Rachel is the victim of a landlord and lender’s illegal actions, and now can’t get housing…
    $150.00 donated of $600.00 goal
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    Iona is blind, and her niece stole her identity when she was supposed to be taking care of...
    $50.00 donated of $480.00 goal
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    Ivan is an immigrant who was never paid, and even beat up by, his employer…
    $50.00 donated of $600.00 goal

We rely on people like you to help ensure everyone can enforce their rights

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