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, Acting City Attorney

Highlights

Annual Report 09/10

Barbara J. Parker appointed Acting City Attorney read more

Memo on succession

Memo on Succession Process for City Attorney test read more

Nortenos injunction

FACTS about injunctions against violent gangs 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

North Oakland Anti-Gang Lawsuit

City of Oakland gets a court order to restrain violent criminal enterprise.

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Video Blogs

Video Blogs

Video blogs, interviews & news about Oakland

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