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Organization TypePublic Interest
Years of Experience
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ProfileFull-time Staff Attorney Duties: Provide quality legal services to low-income residents of Orange County. Work collaboratively with other PLC staff to serve low-income residents. Organize and staff domestic violence and guardianship legal clinics at courthouses and at community facilities in various locations in Orange County. Coordinate and supervise volunteer attorneys and law students at clinics. Oversee case referrals and provide support to pro bono attorneys. Handle a case load of family law and guardianship matters on behalf of victims of crime. Conduct community education presentations to clients, partner agencies, and service providers. Assist with periodic compilation of data related to grant funding. Represent PLC at legal networking and community outreach events.
Qualification and Experience
Requirements: Active membership in the California State Bar. Bilingual English/Spanish fluency. Experience in working with victims of crime. Experience in family law required. Knowledge of probate law a strong plus. Ability to present legal concepts to audiences of varying sophistication. Excellent public speaking skills. Commitment to working with volunteer lawyers and law students. Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Submission deadline: Saturday, June 30, 2018
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Public Law Center
601 Civic Center Drive West
Santa Ana, CA 92701