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


Annual Report

City Attorney's Annual Report: outside counsel costs drop by 35% in FY 2013-14 read more

FAQ Measure FF

FAQ guide to Oakland's new minimum wage law read more

Appointment opportunity

Apply for City Attorney appointment to the Public Ethics Commission 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 archives

Interviews, News, Etc.

Oakland cracking down on illegal dumping watch video