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., ... read more
Duties: Assist with client screening and intake regarding unemployment benefits applications and appeals; Interview and counsel clients; Assist clients with preparing unemployment benefits applications and appeals; Provide direct legal services in conjunction with API attorney(s) in cases that involve employment law, unemployment benefits, and/or government benefits; Participate in clinics and other community outreach projects; and Other duties ... read more
The candidate will be responsible to assist attorneys and DOJ accredited representatives in conducting intake at community colleges and other locations as needed. Assist attorneys in completing applications for submission to USCIS. Assist clients in gathering supporting documents. Provide reception services as needed. Perform general clerical duties for the legal department on an as needed basis. Assist clients in accessing legal services at community colle... read more
The candidate work for Rapid Response Project. The project involves the provision of legal services to low and moderate income members living or working in the Beverly Hills area with housing issues, including advice and representation concerning the rent stabilization sections of the Beverly Hills Municipal Code, as well as providing legal services to moderate and low income seniors on a wide range of civil legal matters, including government benefits, consumer ...
DUTIES: Prepare and type legal and administrative correspondence and documents. Clearly and professionally communicate with clients, and, if necessary, opposing counsel, courts, agencies, and the general public. Complete and generate court forms for filing. Coordinate service of appropriate documents. Maintain well organized legal files and accurate case statistics. Assist with the administrative aspects of opening and closing files. Timely entry of ca...
Paralegal - Homelessness Prevention Law Project
Duties: Carry a high volume caseload that may include a mix of landlord-tenant counseling and eviction defense with attorney supervision; Provide support to Staff Attorneys and Supervising Attorney; Act as a resource for other **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. staff and community partners; Participate in community outreach, including preparing and presenting trainings and special projects; Coordinate grant reporting, billing, and outcome tracki...
The candidate will be responsible for performing a variety of administrative tasks and project work involving a range of areas including program, operations and legal matters. Must write succinctly and professionally and have experience with the management of executive team schedules, correspondence, and the organization and management of both electronic and paper confidential files. A background working with lawyers, as a legal secretary, legal assista...
Duties: Conduct interviews and engage in fact-gathering with clients. Under attorney supervision, prepare cover letters and immigration-specific forms and related supplemental documents for filing with USCIS and the Executive Office of Immigration Review. Calendar deadlines and events for client matters. Track deadlines for attorney actions including filings, court appearances and other deadlines. Prepare client evidence for filing. Communicate wit...
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Responsibilities: Serves as EVP/Counsel’s point of contact and liaison with TCE Board members, Executives, administrative and program staff, and external visitors and contacts; Maintains comprehensive understanding of the workflow of the EVP/Counsel’s Office; keeps current on administrative systems; understands, anticipates, and manages the EVP/Counsel’s schedule; maintains the department calendar, assists the EVP/Counsel in preparing for executiv...
Education Program Legal Assistant
The candidate provides legal advocacy for foster children to protect their early intervention and special education rights. The legal assistant will support program attorneys and must have the ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment. This is a very good opportunity for well-qualified candidates. Support program attorneys by conducting client interviews, maintaining case files, gath...
The candidate will carry a high volume caseload that may include a mix of landlord-tenant counseling and client contact with attorney supervision; • Provide support to Staff Attorneys, Senior Paralegal(s), and Supervising Attorney; Act as a resource for other **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. staff and community partners; • Coordinate grant reporting, billing, and outcome tracking for case work as directed by the Supervising Attorney; • Maintaining a litigation calendar and s...
Released Youth Program Call Counselor
The candidate will work in the Call Center for Unaccompanied Minors and their Custodians and the Legal Orientation Program for Custodian of Unaccompanied Minors (LOPC). Will be under the direct supervision of the LOPC Managing Attorney and the Program Manager. Will also work on a team with attorneys, legal assistant, and paralegals to provide legal services to released youth. Manage high-volume phone line. Adhere to call response and r...
Bilingual Legal Secretary
Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Regional Counsel and National Senior Counsel, responsible for preparing legal documents for filing with state or federal court and for service on opposing counsel/parties using Word and for maintaining pleading/brief dockets, correspondence files, and related files for cases in litigation or under investigation by attorneys in regional office. maintains office calendar and tickler system for important...
The candidate will assist attorneys with legal matters and provide support to clients in immigration cases on behalf of survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and/or human trafficking. Will prepare documents and forms under the supervision of a Directing or Senior Attorney, meet and correspond with clients, and provide administrative support to attorneys, as needed. Conduct interviews and engage in fact-gathering with clients. Under attorn... read more
Paralegal – Right to Counsel
Duties: Work in conjunction with the staff attorneys; Interview and counsel clients on various legal issues; Draft pleadings such as unlawful detainer answers and discovery; Participate in clinics and other community outreach projects; Work effectively as part of a team including other attorneys, support staff, and students; and Other duties as assigned. read more
Duties: Provide outstanding administrative support to the Executive Director. Ensure the smooth operation of the Office of the Executive Director by planning and managing key operational activities, including: Coordinating and supporting the calendar and activities of the Executive Director and other Senior Leaders, including calls, meetings, presentations, and other communications. Developing materials (presentations, reports, scripts, etc.) for ke... read more