This Legal Aid at Work clinic will help clients file a wage claim, which is the first step necessary to recover unpaid wages.

Ways to Contact

Call to make an appointment in advance: 855.816.7473. If you go without an appointment, there may not be room so go early.

Generally, clinics are:

  • San Francisco: the third Friday of the month, from 10am – 2pm, at the San Francisco Labor Commissioner: 455 Golden Gate Ave., 10th Floor.
  • Oakland: first Friday of the month, from 10am – 2pm, at the Oakland Labor Commissioner: 1515 Clay St., 8th Floor.


Call in to confirm clinic dates and make an appointment if possible.

When you attend clinic, you will meet with attorneys and law students. They will help you understand the Labor Commissioner process and file a wage claim.


Collect key information in advance if possible: case numbers, names of key people, court dates and deadlines, documents related to the issue, and any questions you have.