Job Details

Family Law Attorney in Oakland, CA

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Company name

Bay Area Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Family Law

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA Oakland, CA

Date Last Verified

Feb 26,2018

Posted on

Dec 07,2017

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Domestic Violence/Family Law Attorney The candidate involves legal representation of low-income survivors of domestic violence in an array of family court proceedings, including dissolution of marriage, custody and support, UPAs and restraining orders. Serves in conducting community education presentations and working in collaboration with the court and domestic violence organizations to address policy and impact issues affecting domestic violence survivors. Assists victims of domestic violence in U Visa, VAWA, and adjustment of status petitions.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Membership in California State Bar or licensed in another state and eligible to register as legal service attorney. Bilingual ability in Spanish preferred. Must have 5+ years of relevant litigation experience. Exposure to immigration law related to domestic violence essential. Strong organizational, language and communication skills needed.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, writing sample and list of references with application.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Bay Area Legal Aid
1735 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94612