The candidate will assist clients by providing legal information, advice and referrals, and by providing representation in court hearings. Provide legal representation to clients in Washington, Hennepin and Ramsey counties. Focus largely on representation in Order for Protection and Harassment Restraining Orders and will regularly include representation in family court matters such as divorce and custody. Frequently work in collaborative groups working on is... read more
The candidates will join an organization that provides assistance throughout Minnesota to positively motivated veterans and their families who are homeless or experiencing other life crisis.
Areas of Law: Employment, Family and Juvenile, Homeless, Housing, Veterans, and Criminal Expungement.
Populations Served: Low Income, Military/Veterans, Working poor and unemployed
Hours for Pro Bono Opportunities: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
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...
Paralegal, Immigration Law
The candidate will provide support to attorneys in immigration law cases. Will provide representation for low income immigrant victims of domestic violence and violent crimes in U and VAWA cases, U visa cases, U visa adjustment of status cases, and other types of immigration cases. Will be providing support to three attorneys and other staff to provide legal assistance to eligible clients residing in the company service area. The position will in...
Health and Safety in Housing Attorney
Responsibilities Focus on representing tenants in court to enforce their rights to safe and habitable housing. Work will also include strengthening relationships with municipal partners, such as city inspectors, to develop referrals, inspections, and enforcement as it helps eligible clients. Work to get repairs made, realize rent abatement, and generally improve the condition of rental housing in the region. Reporting on progress and s...
Senior Enforcement Attorney and Corporate Counsel
Responsibilities: Manages the enforcement process for noncompliance and identified violations under the Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Program (CMEP) consistent with Delegation Agreement, Rules of Procedures, and applicable law. Develops and manages the Self-Logging Program and continuously improves the effectiveness and efficiency of the enforcement processes. Represents in discussions with other regional entities, ...
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Candidate will be working for the social good and who shares our commitment to continued learning on issues related to racial and social justice, including the social determinants of health, implicit bias, and systemic oppression. Will provide technical assistance to public health advocates, state and local health officials, and government attorneys working to advance health equity by strengthening laws and policies that eliminate the use of commer...
Summer 2020 Internship
Intern work for 10-12 week internships for 30-40 hours per week. Applications for these positions are due March 1st of each year. The candidate apply for fellowships and other funding such as P.I.C. or P.I.L.F. funding. Interviews for Summer candidates will take place every year in March and April.
Agricultural Worker Project Lead Attorney
The candidate will provide training, guidance, and supervision to AWP staff, including through co-counseling. Will handle a limited caseload including complex litigation in state and federal courts. Guide AWP’s outreach and legal education efforts; directly provide outreach to agricultural workers on occasion. Assess the legal needs of the client community, establish goals, and appropriately allocate AWP’s resources. Collaborat...
Candidate will be working for the social good and who shares our commitment to continued learning on issues related to racial and social justice, including the social determinants of health, implicit bias, and systemic oppression. Will provide technical assistance to public health advocates, state and local health officials, and government attorneys working to advance health equity by strengthening laws and policies that eliminate the use of commercial tobac...