The candidate to work within Family Unit. Will have a legal services background with a strong compassion for public service work. Must be assertive, compassionate, demonstrate good judgement, be highly organized, detail-oriented and able to communicate effectively and work efficiently.Should preferably admitted to practice in NYS. 7 - 10 years of practice experience required, family court experience ideal. Ability to handle a heavy caseload is required. Experi... read more
Broadcast Labor Counsel, News & Broadcast (New York)
The candidate under the direction of the National Director, News & Broadcast (New York), the Broadcast Labor Counsel, News & Broadcast will represent the interests of company and its members by the enforcement of the News and Broadcast collective bargaining agreements and shall be responsible for all matters related to company’s broadcast jurisdiction including but not limited to serving as lead negotiator, managing gr... read more
The candidate will primarily focus on policy and legislative advocacy, partnership management, coalition-building, and Know Your Rights public education. Should preferably have 1-4 years of legal experience. Must have JD and admitted to practice law (or planning to sit for a bar exam). Commitment to work/family issues, reproductive health, women’s rights, civil rights, labor rights, racial justice, LGBTQ rights, disability rights, or advocacy for low-incom... read more
The candidate will provide legal counsel and represent clients in a variety of immigration matters, including: DACA; Asylum; U Visas; T Visas; TPS; SIJS; VAWA; Removal proceedings; Work permits; Bond hearings; BIA; Federal litigation; Advanced parole; Family Reunification; Family-based immigration; Complex naturalization; and Family Guardianship. Will conduct outreach and trainings in the community. Must have Membership in good standing of the bar of t...
The candidate duties include :- Conducting research to support the development of position papers, memoranda and resource materials relating to public policy matters effecting utility consumers (water, gas/electric service and telecommunications); Assisting with the posting and development and revision of materials for the PULP website, social media pages and other stakeholder outreach; Assisting with the intake and response of consumer complaints and reques...
2021 Staff Attorney, Post Conviction Litigation
Duties: Manage docket of individuals seeking relief from wrongful conviction . Craft litigation strategy. Lead litigation teams, including with pro-bono partners, local counsel, and law students. Direct factual post-conviction re-investigations . Author motions & briefs in connection with client representation, as well as amicus curie briefs. Conduct evidentiary hearings . Represent clients facing retrial after vacatur of con...
??Immigration Staff Attorney Positions
Duties: Provide free legal representation to individuals incarcerated in New York State prisoners in removal proceedings in the Institutional Hearing Program (IHP), and to individuals in immigration detention at the Albany and Clinton County Jails, whose cases are calendared at the Batavia Immigration Court in Batavia, NY.
The candidate will join the organization that is a not-for-profit legal assistance program committed to focusing attention through the legal system on the needs of low-income rural New Yorkers. The organization’s Judges' Best Practices CLE Pro Bono Program is a significant component of its entire mission. In order to expand pro bono resources for rural clients, the organization offers free, accredited CLE trainings for rural attorneys designed and taugh...
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Probono Law Student
The candidate will join the organization that is a not-for-profit legal assistance program committed to focusing attention through the legal system on the needs of low-income rural New Yorkers. The organization’s Judges' Best Practices CLE Pro Bono Program is a significant component of its entire mission. In order to expand pro bono resources for rural clients, the organization offers free, accredited CLE trainings for rural attorneys designed and tau...
Privacy & Security Compliance Officer, Test & Trace Corps, Temporary
Responsibilities: With the assistance of, and in collaboration with, the CCO participate in coordinating HIPAA risk analyses and security assessments for the System with the System’s third party vendor. In collaboration with the CCO and other Compliance Officers, identify risk factors for the System’s risk assessments. Submit to the Test & Trace Corps Executive Director and CCO regular reports that re...
Summer Legal Internship
The candidate will be involved in current projects as well as have the opportunity to develop their own areas of research as it fits within the mission of the organization. Interns often work closely with the organization's President, Akila Radhakrishnan, and are supervised by GJC's Deputy Legal Director. Must be enrolled law student or recent law school graduate. Interest in and knowledge of women's rights, international relations, law, public poli...
Associate Counsel, Supply Chain
The candidate will be primarily responsible for reviewing, drafting, and negotiating the System’s information technology and construction-related contracts, ensuring that contracts meet all of the system’s legal, internal operating procedure, and operational obligations. Must have excellent inter-personal, writing, analytical, and problem-solving skills, be able to manage a high volume of contracts, and want to be a meaningful part of a ...
Criminal Practice Counsel
Duties: Provide backup legal assistance to prosecutors and law enforcement including: legal research, evidence review, witness preparation for hearings and trials, and drafting of search warrants, motions, jury instructions, bond/forfeiture petitions, legal memoranda, appellate briefs and other legal documents. Collaborate with ASPCA Investigators and members of other ASPCA departments, including Forensic Sciences and Behavioral Sciences, to condu...
Vice President, Legal & Compliance
Responsibilities: Advise CLAO, senior management and others within the organization on nonprofit corporate, compliance, intellectual property, governance, benefits, litigation, and employment law issues; Support CLAO by assisting in handling various day-to-day legal matters and providing advice across the organization. This will include reviewing, drafting, and negotiating contracts and other documents, such as: sponsorship agreements, g... read more
Civil Practice Paralegal Casehandler Helpline Benefits- Intake
Duties: Interview clients, provide advice and direct assistance, and assess requests for services. Provide basic case file and case management (Law Manager) database maintenance and organization. Enter and search data on various databases. Generate daily, weekly, and monthly reports from various databases as needed. Assist with telephone intake. Conduct factual and legal research. Provide brief service for Hel... read more
Civil Practice Paralegal I, Housing Justice Helpline
Duties: Perform administrative tasks during intakes. Enter data on various databases, including the case management system. Generate daily, weekly, and monthly reports from various databases as needed. Maintain and update case management database. Obtain and copy court and office files. Backup and support other administrative staff. Assist in oral and written translation as needed. Create case files. Copy, collate, and b... read more