Who We Are

Who We Are

P1080137Alexsis C. Beach

“I work collaboratively with my clients to ensure that their issues are addressed. I do this by maintaining close communication with my clients, and by working with them step by step to ensure that they understand the legal process and that their claims are efficiently advanced. My goal is for my clients to feel satisfied and that justice was served despite the often frustrating nature of the legal system.”

Alexsis C. Beach has been practicing law since 1987. She has successfully sued numerous slumlords over wrongful evictions and bad housing conditions. She is an experienced and aggressive advocate for persons injured in car, bicycle, and other types of accidents. She has affordable flat rate fees for personal bankruptcy, and general family law including divorce for LGBTQIA as well as opposite sex couples.

Alexsis is a long time member of the San Francisco Tenant Bar, the National Center for Lesbian Rights adoption and family law committee, and the National Lawyers Guild. She is on the Steering Committee of the San Francisco Tenants Union, and Board President of the The Sperm Bank of California. She is a panel attorney on the Exemplar Legal Services plan for members of the UNITE HERE! Local 2 hotel and restaurant workers’ union.

Rachel Lederman

Rachel Lederman is now with the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund and its project, the Center for Protest Law and Litigation. She is still based in Oakland, CA, where she continues to challenge police and government brutality and misconduct in the Bay Area and around the country. A nationally known civil rights litigator, she has obtained significant victories in impact litigation to stop police and government repression and civil rights violations, and has defended hundreds of progressive demonstrators in court. Read more