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’re Hiring: Staff Attorney

We’re Hiring: Staff Attorney

We’re hiring a staff attorney to help us tackle the tough cases. This position handles a wide variety of cases and requires someone who is flexible, resourceful, has excellent research and advocacy skills, and who loves interacting with legal aid clients.

Save the Date: Bayview Bash 2016 on June 25th!

Save the Date: Bayview Bash 2016 on June 25th!

Join Bayview/Hunters Point Community Legal at the magical studios of Public Glass for a summer evening with glass blowing fun, drinks, music, and other supporters like you. All proceeds from ticket sales will fund BHPCL’s direct legal services and help end exploitation for our most vulnerable SF residents. Do good, help us keep our services free, and RSVP before tickets sell out!

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    Rachel is the victim of a landlord and lender’s illegal actions, and now can’t get housing…
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    Iona is blind, and her niece stole her identity when she was supposed to be taking care of...
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    Ivan is an immigrant who was never paid, and even beat up by, his employer…
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We rely on people like you to help ensure everyone can enforce their rights

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