Job Details

Civil Rights Attorney / Employment Attorney in Oakland, CA

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Company name

Bay Area Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Employment
Real Estate
Litigation - General
Family Law
Civil Rights
Public Interest Law

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

USA Oakland, CA

Date Last Verified

Aug 22,2017

Posted on

Jul 29,2017

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Staff Attorney The candidate will be part of a team which provides counsel and advice to eligible clients primarily in the areas of housing, family law/domestic violence, consumer and public benefits, and the transition from welfare to employment. Extended representation to eligible clients within the areas of housing, family law/domestic violence, consumer and public benefits will be available.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Membership with the California State Bar or law school graduate awaiting Bar results. Demonstrated commitment to public interest law and social justice advocacy. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Strong organizational and computer skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a dynamic team. Ability to work in a fast paced, ever changing and high pressure environment. Bilingual ability in Spanish is required. Due to the nature of this position, a background check and fingerprinting is required (live scan). A strong commitment to public interest and social justice advocacy.

Additional info

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Bay Area Legal Aid
1735 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612