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Tubman
Experience
Min 3 yrs required
Location
Minneapolis, MN
Posted Date
Apr 13,17
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Tubman is seeking a full-time Family Law Attorney to provide legal representation and advice to low income individuals and families regarding Family Law and Orders for Protection cases. Other responsibilities include: recruiting, training and consulting with volunteer attorneys; maintaining and developing community relationships with domestic abuse agencies and other service providers; assisting in program policies, procedures and evaluations; and participating in collab... read more
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The Bronx Defenders
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Location
Bronx, NY
Posted Date
Apr 07,17
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Overview The Bronx Defenders – an innovative, progressive, holistic indigent defense office in the South Bronx – seeks an energetic advocate with a commitment to social justice to serve as a licensed process server.   The Process Server will be required to serve subpoenas throughout the Bronx and the greater New York City metro area.   Responsibilities Serve persons, corporations, and governmental agencies with legal documents‬ Deliver legal documen... read more
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lotus house
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Location
Miami, FL
Posted Date
Apr 20,17
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Holistic shelter for homeless women and children is seeking a disability law paralegal with demonstrated experience in this field to join its team and manage its Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income applications for women and children with disabilities. Responsibilities include development of all claims for SSI/SSDI benefits, requesting and securing all medical records, review of all medical records, assisting women and their children in fil... read more
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Public Interest
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Oakland, CA
Posted Date
Open
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U Visa / VAWA Law Intern DUTIES: Assist with entire U-Visa and VAWA self-petition process as appropriate, including completion of Employment Authorization applications; Adjustment of Status applications, and consular processing packets–under the direction of a Staff Attorney or Accredited Representative. May include extensive client interviews and declarations. Prepare immigration and citizenship forms for clients, using electronic immigration case management system. C... read more
Company
Public Interest
Experience
Min 2 yrs required
Location
New York City, NY
Posted Date
Apr 27, 17
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Housing Attorney, Mental Health Project The candidate will assist clients to secure and maintain adequate housing. Will represent low-income New Yorkers with psychiatric disabilities in landlord and tenant matters, primarily in housing court. May also represent clients occasionally at administrative hearings and article 78 proceedings involving NYCHA, DCHR, and HPD, as needed, to help support clients' housing cases. Participate in various legal clinics, engage in outreach ... read more
Company
Public Interest
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Location
San Francisco, CA
Posted Date
Apr 27, 17
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Fellowship Fellows should have good academics grades. 3ls or judicial clerks who are interested in working on child welfare and juvenile justice advocacy issues can apply. read more
Company
Public Interest
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Location
New York City, NY
Posted Date
Apr 27, 17
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International Civil & Human Rights (ICHRA) Advocate : Legal Consultant DUTIES: Promote and protect civil and human rights for minority communities for through a program of advocacy, communication, negotiation, investigation, education, public relations and related administration. Work in the identification, investigation and formulation of a program to deal with civil and human rights of minorities by dealing with formal and informal complaints of discrimination on the b... read more
Company
Public Interest
Experience
Location
Oakland, CA
Posted Date
Apr 27, 17
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Legal Fellow Duties: Fellow will gain experience in providing compassionate and culturally competent legal services, legal writing (including internal memos and court documents), policy advocacy, non-litigation advocacy on behalf of clients, movement-centered strategic thinking, and working alongside pro bono co-counsel. In partnership with organization's other attorneys and legal fellows, can expect to work on a variety of projects including: Provide legal information and... read more
Company
Public Interest
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Location
Oakland, CA
Posted Date
Open
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Volunteer Law Clerk, Detention Project The law clerk will with the support of other members of the legal team, assist attorneys in litigating precedent-setting cases in trial courts and on appeal, including developing litigation strategy, managing relationships with co-counsel, performing legal research, and drafting briefs. Will investigate and develop potential new cases, including corresponding with and meeting with potential clients, finding and reviewing records, and ... read more
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Public Interest
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Location
Oakland, CA
Posted Date
Open
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School-Year Legal Internship (Law Clerk) The law students get an opportunity to gain a first-hand education in transgender law through providing direct legal assistance to transgender community members and their families, assisting with litigation, conducting legal research and writing, and educating community members about their rights. Will assist in drafting first-line responses to legal questions from transgender community members and their families. Assist in drafting... read more
Company
Public Interest
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Location
Oakland, CA
Posted Date
Open
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Summer Legal Internship (Law Clerk) The law students get an opportunity to gain a first-hand education in transgender law through providing direct legal assistance to transgender community members and their families, assisting with litigation, conducting legal research and writing, and educating community members about their rights. Will assist in drafting first-line responses to legal questions from transgender community members and their families. Assist in drafting lega... read more
Company
Public Interest
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
San Antonio, TX
Posted Date
Apr 27, 17
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Staff Attorney The candidate will provide immigration legal services to eligible clients in South Texas, particularly to immigrant families held in the South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. In appropriate circumstances the attorneys will provide extended services in asylum and refugee claims for those clients who have been victims of violence, abuse or trafficking. Will screen clients for eligibility, provide direct legal services to those determined to b... read more
Company
Public Interest
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Del Rio, TX
Posted Date
Apr 27, 17
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Staff Attorney The candidate will provide immigration legal services to eligible clients. Will provide extended services in asylum and refugee claims for those clients who have been victims of violence, abuse or trafficking. Interview detainees and conduct intake. Evaluate eligibility for relief from removal. Prepare bond packets and seek bond and bond reductions from ICE and before the Immigration Judge. Assist in coordinating and supporting volunteer attorneys, law stude... read more
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