Job Details

Staff Attorney - Bilingual Highly Desired!

Company name

Center for Community Solutions

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Feb 19, 2021

Posted on

Feb 17, 2021

Location

San Diego, CA, United States

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
Family Law >> Family Law
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Profile

The Staff Attorney provides legal assistance to victims of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV),Sexual Assault (SA), and IPV-related stalking. Operate East County Courthouse Domestic Violence Restraining Order (DVRO) Clinic 2 ½ days per week. The remaining part of the week work out of CCS’ East County Office and provide an array of IPV-related legal services – Domestic Violence Restraining Order (DVRO) consultations, hearing preparation, family law and civil legal remedies consultations, and limited direct representation in Family Court.

Job Requirements:

Juris Doctor Degree

Licensed California attorney in good standing

Completion of CA State-approved Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence

Crisis Intervention Training (or must complete upon hire)

Preferred Skills:

Bilingual English/Spanish - potential salary boost!

Experience working with victims of IPV, SA, and stalking

Compensation:

$57,500 Annual Salary

CCS is an equal opportunity employer that strives to create an inclusive environment and a diverse workforce from all backgrounds, abilities, and cultures.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Company's website:

  • httpps: //www.ccssd.org

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Company info

Center for Community Solutions

Company Profile

Founded in 1969, Center for Community Solutions (CCS) has served more than 17,000 adults and children last year to heal and prevent relationship and sexual violence. CCS operates the only rape crisis center in the city of San Diego along with a countywide 24-hour bilingual crisis helpline. The nonprofit agency also provides emergency domestic violence shelters, hospital and court accompaniment, as well as legal and counseling services for those affected by intimate partner violence, sexual assault and stalking. CCS also works with local community groups and schools to provide innovative prevention programs to promote healthy relationships and peaceful communities.

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