Job Details

Criminal Law Attorney / Family Law Attorney in Bartow, FL

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Company name

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Criminal Law
Family Law
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Bartow, FL

Date Last Verified

Jan 29,2018

Posted on

Jul 22,2017

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Profile

Injunction for Protection (IFP) Project Attorney The candidate will provide legal representation to survivors of domestic, dating and sexual violence and stalking in temporary and final injunction for protection proceedings and in civil contempt hearings for violations of injunctions. Must have 2+ years of litigation experience, preferably representing survivors of domestic, dating and sexual violence and stalking in injunction for protection proceedings and other civil legal matters, or prosecuting or defending batterers in criminal proceedings. A strong understanding of and commitment to the philosophy of the Battered Women's Movement and knowledge of the feminist analysis of battering, as well as the dynamics of domestic violence, and knowledge of root causes of violence against women and oppressed groups is required. A strong passion for advocating for survivors of domestic, dating, and sexual violence and stalking is needed. Excellent research, writing and trial skills are essential. Florida Bar membership is a must.

Additional info

Send cover letter explaining interest, resume, salary requirements and the names of 3 references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence
425 Office Plaza Dr.
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Fax: 850-425-3091