Staff Attorney-LASSA (Part-Time)
Duties: Provide legal advice, assistance, referrals, and representation, where applicable, to eligible clients in a compassionate, culturally sensitive, and trauma-informed manner. Conduct intake interviews via the telephone, confirm eligibility for services, check for conflicts of interest and take appropriate course of action to appropriately address the client’s legal problem. Manage crises by responding promptly to client needs and s... read more
Intern work in a variety of project areas for students of law and public policy, as well as journalism and communications. Students work under the guidance of experienced professionals and attorneys. Interested students should be dependable, have a desire to learn, and should demonstrate strong organizational and writing skills.
Law Student Intern
The intern will work closely with the Senior Advisor and Executive Director, both attorneys, and will be integrally involved in the process of preparing legal content for the website, as well as researching and preparing materials regarding cutting-edge workplace issues, for blogs, action alerts, and other web-based communications. Experience in employment law is preferred. Should be strongly interested in protecting the rights of workers. Must have exce...
The candidate will provide free legal assistance in a wide-range of civil matters to eligible, low-income Texans. Area of law includes : Civil Rights, Community Development, Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disability, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Employment, Family & Juvenile, Homeless, Housing, Immigration & Naturalization, Public Benefits, Veterans, Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault, Special Education.
Attorney - Mix Of Defense And Civil
The candidate will specialize in one or more of the 40-plus practice area teams addressing important issues such as civil rights, criminal defense, denial of the ability to vote, defense of border wall acquisition, disaster assistance, environmental justice, housing rights, family violence, consumer rights, farm labor, international child abduction, access to benefits, sexual assault, LGBTQ issues, and employment discrimination. Must be ...
Immigration and Trafficking Attorney
The candidate will provide intake, advice and counsel, and direct legal representation to clients in immigration legal matters before the DHS, Immigration Courts, BIA, USCIS and AAO, including assisting clients in filing U- visa, T- visa, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), SIJS and asylum/withholding applications, and, where appropriate, other forms of removal defense, etc. Coordinate all aspects of a client’s case, including client c...
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Duties : Will assign to the Foundation’s litigation center and work directly with its Director and staff attorneys. Will attend staff meetings, meet policymakers and engage in developing and cutting-edge litigation advancing the Foundation’s principles. Gain real world experience working on active litigation matters, appellate briefs, and amicus papers individually or in collaboration with our team, based on their indivi...
The Law clerks will be prepared to push the boundaries of liberty litigation in gaining valuable experience working in the Foundation’s litigation Center for the American Future. Law clerks will be assigned to the Foundation’s litigation center and work directly with its Director and staff attorneys. Attend staff meetings, meet policymakers and engage in developing and cutting-edge litigation advancing the Foundation’s principles. Also gain real wor...
The candidate will provide free legal assistance in a wide-range of civil matters to eligible, low-income Texans. Area of law includes :Civil Rights, Community Development, Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disability, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Employment, Family & Juvenile, Homeless, Housing, Immigration & Naturalization, Public Benefits, Veterans, Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault, Special Education.
The candidate will take on projects unique to the Foundation based on individual skills and experiences, in addition to the scope covered by internship. Will understand principles of Liberty, Personal Responsibility, and Free Enterprise, and are excited to see first-hand the unique constraints faced by a non-profit in efforts to reshape public policy in Texas and around the world. Help plan and participate in development events and solicitations. Write development m...