Direct Service Worker
The candidate supports firm mission by providing quality immigration-specific legal service, advice, and representation in support of low income individuals. Provide eligibility and risk assessment, full representation, brief service, and/or legal advice to low income clients filing applications, including family-based and humanitarian immigration petitions, waivers, U Visas, DACA, DAPA, naturalization, consular processing and adjustments of status. D... read more
Duties: Manage A/P and A/R processes and enter data into QuickBooks. Prepare and process weekly check runs (using bill.com) and bank deposits. Monitor operating cash levels. Maintain general ledger and subsidiary ledgers, including updating fixed assets schedules. Perform monthly, quarterly, and annual closes. Assist in tracking and reporting restricted income and spending against grants. Maintain systems for tracking legal case expenses and revenue releas... read more
Litigation Assistant / Paralegal
Responsibilities: Conduct factual research using a variety of internet and hard-copy resources, and compile that research into written memos and reports. File/serve legal documents with court and on opposing parties. Review transcripts and documentary evidence, and organize, track, and extract information from these materials. Maintain contact with clients to gather evidence for cases and provide updates on status of cases, conduct intake i... read more
Immigration and Elder Law Paralegal
The candidate will assist with serving Spanish monolingual clients. Providing basic rights advice (with attorney supervision), in-person and remote interpretation and translation (both English to Spanish and Spanish to English), conducting intakes, completing court forms, triaging potential clients, coordinating filing and service of process, and communicating case progress to clients and follow-up communications with clients including d...
Duties: Prepare and edit legal pleadings, correspondence, reports, and other documents. Finalize and file court documents, including generating tables of contents and tables of authorities. Coordinate document productions. Assist with administrative tasks, including copying, mailing, and data entry. Organize, maintain, open, and close case and project files, including building and maintaining SharePoint sites and libraries. Coordinate team meetings, including con...
Paralegal - Oakland
The Paralegal will assist attorneys by providing litigation support services including investigations, fact checking and trial preparation. This position may include clerical and office management functions. This is a great opportunity for someone who is seeking to be a part of litigation on behalf of youth.
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The candidate will ensure timely and effective case management, including support with visits, client communications, and writing assignments (drafting, reviewing and editing). Will lead schedule coordination covering legal, policy, fundraising, internal team, and other areas. Will travel to prisons with attorneys or alone to meet with clients. Draft follow-up correspondence to further guide clients. Draft and respond to client correspondence. Review and pr...
The candidates will join an organization that provides a broad range of immigration counseling and representation to immigrants and their families.
Areas of Law: Family and Juvenile, Immigration and Naturalization, Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault
Need for non-English services: French, Spanish, Vietnamese
Hours for Pro Bono Opportunities: Flexible, 8 am-noon Monday through Saturday
Types of projects in need of Pro Bono help: Client counseling (e.g., ...
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Contracts Analyst (Time-Limited)
Duties: Update and maintain databases with real-time data about outside party agreements, supporting program needs and central administrative needs including satisfaction of informational requests for managerial and operational functions. Support drafters with set-up and maintain electronic agreement files, ensuring complete documentation for outside party agreements. Perform archival search and program inquiry-based information gathering i...
The candidate will be responsible for: Screens incoming correspondence from people in prison and their families. Identifies opportunities for individual advocacy. Enters data into a database. Drafts outgoing correspondence and advocacy. Assist attorneys with a variety of responsibilities including: Document review in preparation for monitoring visits. Interviewing clients. Data entry. Research. Must have BA or equivalent college degree. Should have 0-2... read more
Part-time Paralegal - Child Custody (SASH)
The candidate will be responsible for: client intake; record keeping; reviewing the merit of potential client matters; resolving client and volunteer issues; assisting with other JDC projects as needed. Must have Bachelor’s Degree. Paralegal certificate is a plus. Experience working for or with non-profits is preferred. Experience working in or with law firms is preferred. Must have excellent written and verbal communication ski... read more
Contracts and Compliance Specialist
Duties: Review and revision of contractual and grant agreements for Tides entities and fiscally sponsored projects. Review both Tides-standard and non-standard contracts, identifying and resolving legal, risk and compliance issues associated with proposed agreements. Develop an understanding of the organizations to allow issue spotting and escalation of legal, risk and compliance issues to other members of the Legal, Risk and Complianc... read more