Job Details

Attorney

Company name

Children's Law Center of California

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 06, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 19, 2021

Posted on

Sep 02, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Monterey Park, CA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Profile

Attorney
Duties: Handling a caseload of 60+ cases within the first year in the dependency courtroom. Attending and participating in all MDT meetings for youth on the caseload. Picking up all new 300(b)(2) filings assigned to the dependency courtroom. Working closely with other members of the team which may include attorney and investigator supervisors, investigators, peer advocates, MSW interns and other yet to be identified staff. Providing 24/7 access to clients on the caseload on a rotation basis with other members of the Team. Working closely with the Managing Attorney to attend and participate in meetings which may include but are not limited to Steering Committee Meeting, Victim Witness Protocol Meeting, ICAN Meeting, and Monthly Check-in Conference Calls. Developing professional relationships with service providers in the community. Assisting the Policy Director, where needed on issues of legislation and policy as it relates to youth. Attendance at some Saturday Empowerment Events and attendance at the 3-day Annual Empowerment Conference. Provide training and consultation to case carrying attorneys, investigators, peer advocates and other staff as needed.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree and a member in good standing of the State Bar Association of California with 2+ years of dependency experience. Attended 101 training and at least one 102 training. Competence in all areas identified in the Attorney job description.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 1160. Send cover letter and resume.

Company info

Katie Stevenson
HR Manager
Children's Law Center of California
201 Centre Plaza Dr.
Suite 7
Monterey Park, CA 91754

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