Staff Attorney (pcr),

Full-time 42 views
Company Immigrant Defenders Law Center, A Non-Profit Corporation Location Los Angeles, CA, United States

Public Interest


58000 to 72000

1-3 yrs required


May 17, 2022

Aug 30, 2022

Sep 18, 2021


Staff Attorney (PCR)
The candidate will prepare and litigate post -conviction relief petitions and motions in California criminal courts. Provide research and analysis of criminal immigration issues relevant to company’s removal defense cases. Stay up to date on rapidly changing criminal and immigration laws and policies as they relate to criminal immigration issues. Comply with data and program reporting requirements. Participate in advocacy and policy work related to criminal immigration issues.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a J.D., and 1-3 years applicable experience. Spanish proficiency is required and will be tested at time of interview. Demonstrated ability to take initiative and work under pressure. Enthusiasm for working at a progressive, start-up organization. Passion for social justice for immigrants required. Strong grasp on legal concepts, especially as they pertain to immigration or criminal law. Strong written and oral advocacy skills. Strong organizational skills.

Min Salary/Max Salary
USD 58000 to 72000 Annually
Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Immigrant Defenders Law Center, A Non-Profit Corporation
634 S. Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

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