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 Parker, Oakland City Attorney

Highlights

Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2012-13
Press Release

Outside counsel costs drop by 35% ($2.4 million) in 2013-14 read more

FAQs campaign activity

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Re: Campaign-Related Activity read more

Court of Appeal decision

City prevails on appeal in pension bonds case read more

Neighborhood Law Corps

Neighborhood Law Corps

Community Lawyers for Oakland

Working to improve neighborhoods block by block by taking on drug sales, substandard housing, blight and other public nuisances.

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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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Video

video archives

Interviews, News, Etc.

January 7, 2013 -- City Attorney Inauguration Speech

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