Staff Attorney - Children’s Representation Project
The candidate will provide fearless and zealous advocacy to child clients in immigration removal proceedings. Will work under the direct supervision of a Managing Attorney and in collaboration with their fellow attorneys. Provide creative representation to immigrants before the Immigration Courts, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, and CA state court proceedings related to a client's removal case. Repres... read more
Associate Counsel III
The candidate will be responsible for: Provide valued, strategic, and practical legal services and solutions to PSJH with exceptional responsiveness and stewardship to all areas of PSJH with a focus on providing practical solutions to complex legal issues. Serves as a "point of contact" for PSJH hospital administrative teams to remain knowledgeable about their legal needs and challenges and assure such are met. Provides research and drafts legal opini... read more
The candidate will assist attorneys with legal matters and provide support to clients in immigration cases on behalf of survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and/or human trafficking. Will prepare documents and forms under the supervision of a Directing or Senior Attorney, meet and correspond with clients, and provide administrative support to attorneys, as needed. Conduct interviews and engage in fact-gathering with clients. Under attorn... read more
Students will learn about family law, restraining orders, unlawful detainers and civil matters. Must be Community members, law student, or paralegal student. Must have passion for justice.
The candidate will provide affirmative immigration relief services; provide representation of clients in deportation proceedings and pursue community-based systemic reform and advocacy aimed at reforming unforgiving federal immigration laws. Will attend all Triage as scheduled to screen for potential clients. Primarily will be servicing families and victims with affirmative applications and non-detained removal defense cases. Review criminal dispositions and...
The candidate will work across practice groups in a dynamic, fast-paced anti-poverty law practice including, but not limited to employment law, workers’ rights and housing litigation and policy advocacy. Provide direct legal services to low- income residents of Los Angeles County and will represent clients in administrative hearings and court proceedings. Participate in community lawyering, public policy advocacy, training and support of hotline staf...
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The candidate will prepare correspondence, transcription, legal briefs, motions and discovery documents. Responsibilities also include court filing, maintaining calendar, filing and tickler systems including maintaining paperless systems. Must be familiar with court filings and rules. Litigation experience required. Complies with contractual requirements and ensures proper documentation and tracking of case file in accordance with program and grant requirem...
The candidate will provide information and legal assistance on a range of issues in support of our clients in one or more practice areas listed below. Handle own caseloads, may represent clients at administrative hearings, provide community education presentations to the community and assist in policy advocacy and litigation, as required. Must have experience working with low-income individuals and families preferred. Must have one of the following: paralegal cer...
Law clerk will work under the direct supervision of staff attorneys on intake as well as on assigned projects. Will analyze and assess individual clients’ needs. Participate in direct communication with clients. Review each case with a staff attorney to determine what assistance is needed. Prepare pleadings, applications, memoranda and other written materials. Attend and participate in legal and community trainings. Assist in the development of resource mater...
Director Of Litigation & Policy
The candidate in consultation with the Legal Director, will provide overall leadership and direction to NLSLA attorneys to ensure development of affirmative and impact litigation in priority areas. Will support the Legal Director and work with the NLSLA senior team to carry out program vision on overall program advocacy. May also develop and lead advocacy to address some specific area(s) of poverty law in which firm is not now focused. Work ...
Deputy Grants Fundraising Director
The candidate will have a key role in efforts to double grant and large donor fundraising over the next five years. Will enable **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. to make an even bigger impact on some of the most important problems of time, as well as recruit and train hundreds more new activists who will work for change for years to come. To reach this ambitious goal, represent **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. in the funder community, including foun...
Patent Counsel (Organic Chemistry)
DUTIES: Prepare and prosecute assigned patent applications in field of expertise. Work with Chief Patent Counsel to develop IP prosecution strategies. Interview inventors to collect disclosure information. Provide prosecution support for other staff attorneys and assist co-counsel in interference and litigation proceedings. Assist in management of Office of Patent Counsel (OPC) staff and projects. Review assigned contracts for IP-related ... read more
Staff Attorney - Family Law
The candidate will be part of the Sargent Shriver Grant, which provides attorneys to low income individuals in high conflict custody and domestic violence cases. Will regularly be in court and will represent clients in a variety of family court actions, including restraining orders, dissolution, and child custody and support. Represent clients on other types of matters as needed, including criminal justice advocacy, guardianship, and unlawful de... read more
The candidate duties will include: To mentor, supervise and provide support for a team of staff attorneys representing detained and recently released adults in their immigration removal proceedings; Provide fearless and zealous representation to clients on their own reduced caseload of deportation defense cases; Lead case review sessions and work collaboratively with staff to develop case strategies and litigation tactics; Work to develop and implement po... read more