Job Details

Housing Attorney

Company name

Bay Area Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


Richmond, CA

Date Last Verified

Jan 25,2018

Posted on

Sep 14,2017
Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
38 hits


Housing Attorney The candidate will work primarily on behalf of tenants living in public or federally subsidized housing. The position involves the following opportunities: representing tenants at all stages of the Unlawful Detainer process, including trial; advocating for tenants before the Housing Authority and other administrative agencies; advocating for tenants on issues of fair housing; identifying systemic problems that affect our clients’ housing rights and addressing these challenges through affirmative litigation and policy work; conducting community outreach and training for public housing residents; and collaborating with the local, regional and national tenant advocacy community. Should have California State Bar membership in good standing. Must have familiarity with housing law and 2 years of litigation experience, 5+ years preferred. Bilingual ability in Spanish preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Bay Area Legal Aid
1025 Macdonald Avenue
P.O. Box 2289
Richmond, CA 94802

Similar Jobs:

Bilingual Housing Attorney Duties: Provide advice and counsel, brief service and representation to clients on the phone and in person; Represent low-income tenants in eviction proceedings at various stages, including in Superior ...
Housing Attorney The candidate will represent low-income tenants in eviction proceedings at various stages, including in Superior Court. Represent tenants in Housing Authority administrative proceedings. Conduct community outreac...
Deputy Director or Director of Litigation The candidate will mentor and supervise work of legal services staff, including case review, litigation support, provision for training needs, and contract compliance. Will directly overs...