The candidate will represent tenants in unlawful detainer (eviction) lawsuits.Represent tenants in litigation and administrative proceedings to improve living conditions. Participate in community outreach events and legal workshops/clinics. Provide legal advice and full scope representation in court to tenants facing eviction. Conduct intake interviews with new clients. Provide in-office “backup” on a rotating basis, responding to client emergencies an...
The candidate under the supervision of the Healthcare Practice Group Director, the attorney will provide legal services to eligible clients in the area of healthcare. The attorney will also be active with the Health team to provide holistic legal services to eligible clients. 1. The Staff Attorney is expected to develop broad legal expertise in public benefits and health law. 2. Play an active role in HDAP including assisting in the development of proce...
ATJ Tech Fellows Program
Duties: At the intersection of access to justice and innovation, will spend the summer developing innovative projects and initiatives aimed to improve civil justice system. Will gain exposure to the varied uses of technology, data, and design in delivering legal services and develop a deep understanding of the systemic barriers that prevent marginalized communities from receiving adequate legal services.
The candidate will be responsible to provide creative representation to immigrants before the the Immigration Courts, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, and CA state court proceedings related to a client's removal case; Represent detained and unaccompanied minors recently released from ORR shelters in their immigration removal proceedings, applications before USCIS, and child custody and guardianship proceedings in state court; Stay up to da...