GBLA is currently accepting applications for full-time attorney’s with 3+ years of experience to conduct litigation with our housing team. The attorney will defend eviction lawsuits and provide advice and education to tenants about their rights. In addition, the attorney will be involved in all aspects of affirmative litigation to improve housing conditions, prevent displacement, and combat discrimination.
In Kern County, low-wage workers who have been hit hardest by t... read more
GBLA is currently accepting applications for a full-time attorney with 3+ years of knowledge and experience in family law with emphasis in sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. As the Domestic Violence attorney, you will provide a holistic legal representation to victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and /or stalking in matters relating to or arising out of that abuse or violence. Holistic representation goes beyond a... read more
GBLA is currently accepting applications for experienced Senior Paralegals to work in our Housing unit. Qualified candidates must have successfully completed a paralegal educational program approved by the American Bar Association, and 3 years of civil litigation -or- JD degree from an accredited law school.
The ideal candidate must have the ability to understand and analyze legal issues, ability to manage client documents, proficiency in verbal Spanish is preferred b... read more
Duties: Under the general supervision of the Director of Legal Services, is responsible for supervising a comprehensive legal services program to serve the unique needs of survivors of human trafficking. Manages the development, coordination and delivery of legal services to survivors of human trafficking through broad based collaboration. Builds pro bono program to amplify legal service capacity. May also engage in strategic litigation for systems change. A...
Responsibilities: Direct representation and advocacy. Interview and counsel clients with family law, adoption, and guardianship issues. Participate in community education and outreach efforts. Actively contribute to program development. Perform other duties as assigned.
Public Interest Attorney
Public Interest Attorney
Duties: Legal representation of parents in juvenile dependency proceedings in the County Juvenile Dependency Court. Duty includes in court and out of court representation of parents at all phases of dependency case proceedings. Establish and maintain an attorney-client relationship with their client. Conduct thorough, continuing, and independent investigations and interviews at every stage of the proceedings on behalf of t...
Duties: Assist attorneys with day-to-day case preparation and management. If certified by the State Bar of California, will make daily court appearances under the direct supervision of a licensed attorney. Will be responsible for conducting research and providing written summaries of findings for use in dependency case proceedings.
Completion of court mandated forms such as restraining orders, 388’s etc., with little to no supervision. Assist the attorne...
Public Interest Attorney
Duties: Legal representation of parents in juvenile dependency proceedings in the County Juvenile Dependency Court. Duty includes in court and out of court representation of parents at all phases of dependency case proceedings. Establish and maintain an attorney-client relationship with their client. Conduct thorough, continuing, and independent investigations and interviews at every stage of the proceedings on behalf of their client. Utilize the s...
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Staff Attorney – Consumer Law Unit
Duties: Handle a full caseload of cases on behalf of low-income primarily Latinx clients dealing with consumer law issues, including debt collection defense, bankruptcy, homeownership scams, and other civil litigation in both state and federal court proceedings. Participate in and help coordinate legal clinics and workshops. Coordinate referrals to other units to provide holistic legal services to low-income clients. Participate in coll...
Staff Attorney – Impact Litigation
Duties: Work with Director of Litigation to litigate, manage, and support impact advocacy throughout the organization. Develop relationships with substantive units, attend case reviews, and support and cocounsel with the units in identifying and pursuing impact litigation and advocacy. Represent in community meetings at the local and state level, effectively advocating for statewide, regional, and local protections for clients. Co-couns...
Responsibilities: Provides legal service to low-income clients and client groups including advice, negotiation, litigation, and administrative advocacy in accordance with program priorities and case handling policies. Reviews and supervises the work product of Community Workers and Clerical support staff relating to all clients being advised or represented. Undertakes significant statewide impact activity, including institutional and group litigation or comm...
Legal Technology Attorney
Duties: Work with the VP of Operations and Legal Technology, substantive experts and Legal Server Consultant to implement the TIG Online Triage Portal Project. Coordinate build-out and testing of the online triage portal. Work with outside contractors such as project evaluators and translation services to meet grant deliverables. Assist with grant reporting. Provide technical support, configuration, training and assistance to internal Legal Server...
Temporary Immigrants’ Rights Attorney
Duties: Conduct client intake, prepare applications, and petitions for submission to the appropriate agencies. Represent clients before the USCIS and EOIR. Manage caseload and supervise related casework. Oversee work of volunteers, including law students and pro bono attorneys. Participate in community outreach and educational activities, including planning and conducting legal clinics. Research and analyze law sources such as statut...
Job Title: Immigrants' Rights Managing Attorney (Full-time, Exempt position)
Title: Immigrants' Rights Managing Attorney
Reports to: Executive Director
Schedule: Full-time, Exempt
Location: Office located in Anaheim, CA. Requires some travel throughout the Greater Los Angeles Area.
Salary Range: $70,000 - $85,000
Duties & Responsibilities:
Provide management for the Immigrants' Rights staff at CAIR-LA, including oversight of legal and adv... read more
Immigration Attorney Job Description
El Rescate is a non-profit agency that provides legal immigration services since 1981 in the Los Angeles Metropolitan area. El Rescate – Immigration, Community and Legal Services
El Rescate is recruiting an immigration attorney to handle legal matters that pertain to immigration including deportation hearings, citizenship, U-Visas, VAWA cases, SIJ applications, political asylum, family petitions, and adjustment of status.
Re... read more
Staff Attorney - Holocaust Reparations
Duties: Represent survivors in Holocaust compensation applications and appeals. Conduct outreach to the survivor community and to social services agencies that assist survivors. Supervise, mentor, and train in-house volunteers and outside pro bono attorneys working on reparations cases. Assist with legislative and policy initiatives related to Holocaust reparations and the unique needs of Holocaust survivors. read more