At EBCLC, the largest provider of free legal services in Alameda County and home to eight community-based clinics, students gain training and tools to address the many interrelated causes of injustice to promote justice and a more secure, productive, healthy, and hopeful community.
Clinical Director: Seema N. Patel
Seema Patel ’06 is the clinical director for the East Bay Community Law Center and also a lecturer at Berkeley Law. She has served as the deputy director of San Francisco’s Office of Labor Standards Enforcement and as senior advisor to the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, focusing on immigrant workers’ rights. Read more about our staff.