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Organization TypePublic Interest
Date Last Verified
Years of Experience
ProfileParalegal - Homelessness Prevention Law Project
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and either: paralegal certificate/degree in paralegal studies from an ABA-approved institution OR bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of experience in litigation support, ideally in one or more areas of poverty law outlined above in “Job Summary,” particularly housing and/or community organizing; Comfort with practicing trauma-informed legal advocacy: empathy, responsive listening, restraint from judgment, and demonstration of authentic care and concern; Ability to work with and have sensitivity to individuals in crisis and at-risk of homelessness; Commitments to race equity and community-centered work, and willingness to incorporate race equity principles and community-centered approaches in practice; Experience with data collection and creating reports; Work well as part of a team, but also be able to work independently; Strong written and oral communication skills; Detail-oriented and superior organizational skills; and Ability to commute throughout Los Angeles County. Ability to read, write and speak fluently in Spanish is preferred.
Send cover letter, resume, and list of references (in PDF format).
Lorraine A. Lpez
Supervising Staff Attorney
601 South, Ardmore Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90005