Job Details

Seeking Postgraduate Law Fellows

Company name

Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Nov 27,2018

Posted on

Jan 07,2018

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

San Francisco, CA
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Post-Graduate Law Fellows
Fellow will: Conduct telephonic and in-person screening and intakes of potential clients seeking legal assistance. Provide referrals, as appropriate. Coordinate follow-up with clients, prepare intake memoranda. Do outreach in communities, at social service providers, and with organizers. Represent clients in administrative and/or criminal court hearings. Draft letters; informally negotiate to resolve legal issues. Collaborate with supervisor and staff to place some cases with volunteer attorneys; provide training and support to volunteer attorneys. Draft legal memoranda, declarations, and other documents as needed for impact litigation. Update and maintain intake/client database. Attend community and coalition meetings to forward policy work and represent.

Additional info

Send a cover letter, resume, 3 references, and short writing sample.

Company info

lisa Della-Piana
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
131 Steuart Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 510.847.3001

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