Staff Attorney - Legal Health
Responsibilities: The candidate will be responsible for providing legal services in a wide range of issues including: benefits, housing, employment, immigration, and advance planning. The attorney will also be responsible for some training of medical staff to foster better communication and stronger relationships. read more
Duties: Provide vigorous representation with energy and enthusiasm to youth residents; Engage in frequent court appearances and litigation, including arraignments, grand jury presentations, legal arguments, hearings and trials; Interview clients and their families in the office or local jails, conduct legal research and write pre-pleading letters, motions and develop mitigation reports on behalf of clients; Coordinate work performed by team members (investi... read more
Duties: Provide vigorous representation with energy and enthusiasm to residents of Northern Manhattan in Manhattan’s criminal courts; Engage in frequent court appearances and litigation, including arraignments, grand jury presentations, legal arguments, hearings and trials; Interview clients and their families in the Harlem office or local jails, conduct legal research and write pre-pleading letters, motions and pre-sentencing memoranda on behalf of cl... read more
The candidate will be responsible for defending individuals navigating proceedings related to barriers to obtaining housing, eviction from housing, loss of employment licenses, correcting criminal record errors, loss of public and disability benefits, forfeiture of property and government misconduct. Collaborating with immigration, criminal and family defense attorneys, advocates and social workers to assess and address client needs. Representing individuals...
Housing Staff Attorney - Civil Action Practice
Responsibilities: Advising, supporting and defending individuals navigating housing court and other housing-related proceedings and to overcome to barriers to obtain housing. Staffing Housing Court intake to provide representation to tenants in Housing Court. Advising and representing our community walk-ins with housing problems. Working across disciplines by collaborating with immigration, criminal and family defense attorney...
The candidate will support the union-sponsored legal services for members with an emphasis on H-1B petitions. Will also support general legal work applicable to union business, labor law litigation and representation of interests of resident physicians. Answer incoming calls and route appropriately. Prepare CIR Legal Services intakes into a database and prepare files, Prepare department bills for payment. Draft H-1B and H-4 papers, Fully participate on H-1B...
The candidate will support the Union Legal Department in labor board practice, arbitrations, contract negotiations and general law work applicable to union business and representation of interests of resident physicians. Support Union-sponsored legal services for members with a particular emphasis on H-1B petitions. Research labor and general law issues and present analysis in clear written form. Conduct online legal and factual research on a variety of topics an...
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The candidate will report to the Chief Executive Officer and collaborate frequently with organization's Executive Team and team members across functional verticals. Will oversee all legal work related to organization's lending, bond offerings and other financing, exempt organization status, governance, intellectual property, employment, contracting, licensing and other corporate compliance issues.Review and approve board of directors' actions. Attend board ...
Responsibilities: Partner with Manager to ensure the Worker’s Compensation/Liens Department and Fund goals are implemented, accurately communicated and achieved. Supervise staff in accordance with established departmental procedures, Human Resources guidelines, and provisions of Collective Bargaining Agreement. Conduct daily monitoring of calls using call management system (Cisco Unified Contact Center Enterprise); generate and review reports for trending, sys...
Staff Attorney (Housing)
The candidate will provide direct legal representation and advice to the clients. Litigate cases in housing court, administrative forums, and other state courts on behalf of people facing eviction, and in affirmative cases challenging those who threaten Staten Island residents’ ability to retain affordable housing. Regularly appear in court, persuasively advocate for clients, conduct interviews, draft motions, prepare for trial, and negotiate set...
Staff Attorney (Housing)
The candidate will provide direct legal representation and advice to the clients of company. Litigate cases in housing court, administrative forums, and other state courts on behalf of people facing eviction, and in affirmative cases challenging those who threaten Brooklyn residents’ ability to retain affordable housing. Regularly appear in court, persuasively advocate for clients, conduct interviews, draft motions, prepare for trial, and negotia...
Paralegal I (Contracts) The candidate
The candidate will provide paralegal support and assist the Legal Operations Department with contract administration for the 1199SEIU Funds. Review and summarize various contracts, create drafts for vendors, ensure effective and timely execution of all contracts and grants. Communicate with vendors and internal business owners regarding contracts and grants, accurately log all active contracts in database, conduct follow-ups as necessa...
Staff Attorney, Family Defense Practice
Responsibilities: Provide representation with energy, enthusiasm and a commitment to trauma-informed, anti-racist, intersectional, non-judgmental, and truly holistic advocacy throughout the case; Engage in frequent court hearings and litigation, often on an emergency basis; Staff intake regularly, as assigned; File motions, briefs and other related court papers on a frequent, timely basis; Provide effective oral advocacy in negotiati... read more
Duties: Advise non-citizen clients regarding the full range of immigration consequences associated with contacts with the criminal justice system and consult with criminal defense attorneys to mitigate potential immigration consequences; Represent detained and non-detained clients in removal proceedings before the EOIR and the Board of Immigration Appeals as well as in related appeals and petitions before the Southern District of New York and Second Circuit ... read more
Responsibilities: Work as part of interdisciplinary legal teams (comprised of attorneys, social work staff, paralegals and parent advocates) to provide our clients with high quality legal defense and meet objectives such as keeping children out of foster care, shortening lengths of stay for children in foster care, promoting quality visiting arrangements and insuring that families receive services that are well-tailored to expediting safe and lasting reunification... read more