Oakland City Attorney. Law in Service of the Public

Defending Oakland's progressive policies and initiating legal action when the community's quality of life or economic interests are jeopardized.

Barbara J. Parker
Oakland City Attorney


Rising Seas Map

Oakland & SF file appeals brief in climate change case against "Big Oil" read more

Oakland files antitrust & breach of contract lawsuit against NLF and Raiders read more

U.S. District Court rules citizenship question on 2020 census is unconstitutional read more

Community Law Units

Community Impact Programs

Neighborhood Law Corps (NLC) / Community Lawyering & Civil Rights Unit (CLCR)

Advocating for social, economic and environmental justice for Oakland residents, workers and neighborhoods.

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Notable Cases

Notable Cases

Major Legal Cases

Court documents and other Information about major lawsuits and legal cases.

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