Volunteer Interpreter/Translator


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1735 Telegraph AvenueLocations are flexible throughout the Bay AreaOakland, CA 94612


BayLegal is looking for volunteers who are fluent in a language other than English - particularly Spanish, Arabic, Vietnamese, Russian, and/or other Southeast Asian languages.

Help BayLegal further its mission to provide high quality legal services to low-income people regardless of their location, language or disability.

FLEXIBLE schedules - Interpreters assist on as-needed basis and let us know how far in advance you would like to be notified before taking a case.

DUTIES: Interpret for low-income non-English speaking clients for a housing, family law, immigration or public benefits case. Interpretation can be done in-person or by phone. Translation of documents may be needed for the case as well.


  • Spanish
  • Bilingual
  • Arabic
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Vietnamese

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • flexible
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