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Organization TypePublic Interest
Date Last Verified
Years of Experience
ProfilePart-Time Legal Consultant
Qualification and Experience
The candidate should have Law degree and admission to practice in New York. Must have 3 years of experience as an attorney or legal advocate working within immigration law, prisoner’s rights, civil litigation, or administrative law. Experience supervising interns is required. Must have experience providing direct services to clients in crisis and from a trauma-informed perspective. Fluency in Spanish. and/or other languages is plus. Bar admission in the Southern and/or Eastern District of New York is preferred. Experience in drafting and filing writs of habeas corpus on a state or federal level is plus. Experience in criminal defense is desired. Experience with Legal Strategic Planning is plus.
Send a cover letter, resume, 3 references, and writing sample.
The Sylvia Rivera Law Project
147 W 24th St
New York City, NY 10011