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


Annual Report 2017
Climate Change Lawsuit

Oakland and SF sue top five oil and gas companies for costs of protecting cities from climate change read more

City Attorney sues local hotel and parent company for violations of minimum wage law read more

Court orders injunction in Fruitvale tenant protection case 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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