Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Domestic Violence Action Center

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Posted on

Jul 31,2018

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 50000 to 62000 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Honolulu, HI
Practice Area
Family Law >> Family Law
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney Candidate will provide compassionate, family law representation to survivors of domestic violence. Specific to TRO's, Divorce and Paternity. Must have: Licensed to practice in Hawai‛i with a Law Degree from an accredited law school. Familiarity with substantive and procedural family law. Experience in litigation or willingness to litigate cases. Familiarity with domestic violence issues, Family Court in Hawai‛i or another jurisdiction, system procedures, and service providers in the community. Commitment to client-centered legal advocacy. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Highly organized, ability to multi-task. Desired Qualifications: Willingness and ability to work with and represent individuals dealing with the effects of physical, emotional, psychological and sexual abuse. Knowledge of Feminist philosophy of violence against women. Knowledge of the dynamics of family violence. Willingness to work collaboratively with advocates as well as other staff representing victims of domestic violence. Ability to adapt to changing work environment and responsibilities.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume and 3 references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Domestic Violence Action Center
P.O. Box 3198
Honolulu, HI 96801

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