Biography

Kemi Mustapha is a Staff Attorney at Bay Area Legal Aid (BayLegal), the largest provider of free legal services to low-income residents of the San Francisco Bay Area. Her practice is devoted exclusively to representing domestic violence survivors in all aspects of family law litigation, including contested custody matters, restraining orders, paternity, legal separation, and dissolution cases. She also represents undocumented clients in U-Visas and VAWA petitions.  

Kemi completed a two-year Equal Justice Works fellowship at BayLegal’s San Francisco County Regional Office dedicated to expanding and improving delivery of direct legal services to African-American domestic violence survivors. She spent several years working in BayLegal's Alameda County Regional Office before transferring to the Santa Clara County Regional Office in November 2017. 

Kemi received her J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis.