Building Decarbonization Advocate
The candidate will help fulfill firm’s priority to reduce carbon pollution and safeguard the climate by advancing policies to eliminate the carbon pollution resulting from energy use in buildings, with an emphasis on switching from on-site use of fossil fuels such as natural gas, propane, and heating oil to high-efficiency equipment powered by increasingly clean electricity. Will promote these policies in California and other states, thr... read more
Senior Trial Attorney
The candidate will Litigate environmental enforcement cases in federal court, including through contested evidentiary hearings and in trial. Conduct and oversee fact and expert discovery. Draft pleadings; brief and argue motions. Coach more junior lawyers with varying levels of trial experience. Must have significant experience as lead trial counsel in federal court. Extensive discovery experience, including drafting and responding to written discover... read more
Duties: Providing comprehensive legal services to clients who are victims or survivors of human trafficking, be it labor or sex trafficking; Working on-site at partner agencies providing outreach or conducting intake; Providing victim advocacy services with law enforcement; Commitment to trauma-informed principles for serving survivors; Preparing T visa applications and other immigration applications for survivors; Assisting clients with applications for other b... read more
Law Student Internship
The candidate must be law student and recent law graduate. Will receive exceptional training and work side-by-side with attorneys and legal advocates on a mix of individual legal matters and systemic advocacy issues.
Director of Policy
Duties: Collaborate with the Vice President of Policy and Advocacy and senior leadership in the development and execution of policy related to Medicaid, and housing programs; Work, in partnership with, the Vice President of Policy and Advocacy and other senior leaders in the development of short- and long-range policy and research plans and projects related to Medicaid, and housing programs; Serve as the organization’s policy expert to government relat...
Post-Graduate Law Fellowship
The fellow will work closely with attorneys and legal advocates. Fellow will carry own caseloads and gain valuable experience in providing legal assistance. Fellows will also have the opportunity to work on policy and systemic advocacy work with legal team. Must be Law students finishing their second year of law school, recent law school graduates, and those with judicial clerkships are invited to apply.
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...
Responsibilities: 1) handling cases in multiple areas of law; 2) supporting the operations of “community activism-law clinics” located directly in low-income communities, and 3) contributing to community education and empowerment programs—know-your-rights presentations, self-help workshops, and immigration Helpline.
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Duties: Work with the referral source and community partners to identify candidates through team meetings, outreaches, and referrals; Assist individuals applying for disability benefits using the SOAR components; Complete interviews with clients to gather information to complete SSI/SSDI applications; Gather medical records and other information to complete SSI/SSDI applications; Accompany clients to appointments at the Social Security Administration; Coor...
The candidate will convince decision-makers and corporations to stop using harmful toxic chemicals in consumer products. Will serve as the spokesperson for campaigns through media events, press releases and opinion writing. Keep abreast of consumer issues, raise the profile of consumer issues in the media. Build relationships, coordinate and mobilize support with key constituencies, including legal allies, consumers, business owners and others. Find and research h...
National Campaign Director, Tax and Budget Program
The candidate will be responsible for directing campaign strategy, influencing stakeholders, political organizing, coalition-building, evaluating policy choices, fundraising and developing staff. Will be taking on one of the most important issues facing democracy. Evaluate the research on the issue, create viable policy solutions and propose the right political strategy and messaging. Take policies directly to key decision...
Senior Legal Counsel
The candidate will provide general oversight and legal supervision over all company legal and business affairs operations. Provide legal counsel to senior management with respect to transactional, regulatory, general corporate, FCC, labor and human resources, intellectual property, compliance and other legal matters. Advise on copyright, trademark and other intellectual property issues related to programs, products and services. Provide risk management...
The candidate will be responsible for advising, representing and advocating on behalf of clients, including as a spokesperson in local and national media. Will oversee firm's public education work, including our resource production and Know Your Rights program and/or oversee our legislative advocacy, consisting of tracking, analyzing, advocating with lawmakers, and advising activists on the implications of various legislative measures targeting firm's advoca...