Sacha SteinbergerFounder + Executive Director
Sacha Steinberger is the Founder and Executive Director of Legal Link. Prior to Legal Link, Sacha litigated worker’s rights and civil rights cases for seven years at Lewis, Feinberg, Lee, Renaker & Jackson, P.C. in Oakland, and clerked for Federal District Court Judge Martin J. Jenkins. Prior to law school, Sacha spent four years doing community, labor, and electoral organizing, and uses her community organizing background to employ the law as a tool to help clients move out of poverty. Sacha received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and her B.A. from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. She is a member of the State Bar of California.
Kate Crowley RichardsonDeputy Director
Kate Crowley Richardson is the Deputy Director of Legal Link. Kate is the former Legal Director at Swords to Plowshares, a San Francisco-based nonprofit organization that provides wraparound services to homeless and low-income veterans. She previously worked at Namati, the leading global legal empowerment organization. She has focused her legal career on improving access to justice for communities living in poverty using direct service, policy advocacy, legal empowerment, and community lawyering models. Kate received her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law and her B.A. from the University of Michigan. She is a member of the State Bar of California.