Asian Americans Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus

General Contact Information

55 Columbus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94111

Who We Are

Founded in 1972, Advancing Justice - ALC is the nation's first legal and civil rights organization serving low-income Asian and Pacific Islander (API) communities.  Advancing Justice - ALC strives to defend and empower the API community through a three-pronged strategy of community organizing, direct legal services, and strategic impact litigation.
These are the areas we focus on:
  • The Criminal Justice Reform Program 
  • The Workers' Rights Program 
  • The Housing Rights Program 
  • The Immigrant Rights Program 
  • The National Security and Civil Rights Program challenges

Who We Serve

  • Alameda County
  • Contra Costa County
  • Marin County
  • Napa County
  • San Francisco County
  • San Mateo County
  • Santa Clara County
  • Solano County
  • Sonoma County
Additional Service Area Info Open to certain cases outside of San Francisco Bay Area.
Language(s) Spoken
  • Cantonese Chinese / 粵語
  • Farsi / فارسی
  • Tagalog / Pilipino
Is this organization accessible by wheelchair? Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired? No

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
  • Self-Help Materials
Last Review and Update: Jan 10, 2024
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