Duties: Independently reviews, revises, drafts and negotiates contracts and other legal documents. Provides advice and counsel to hospital personnel relating to patient care and business issues. Provides transactional support to the General Counsel and Associate General Counsel and independently handles transactions as assigned. Independently cultivates and manages client relationships with Jefferson stakeholders and business relationships with external ... read more
Family Law Attorney
The candidate to assist victims of sex and employment trafficking in protection from abuse, custody and divorce matters. Will also collaborate with law enforcement and immigration advocates, perform outreach and community education to various client and advocate groups throughout Philadelphia, and work with the Family Law Unit team Must be aggressive, an active litigator with both courtroom presence and good research and writing skills, empathetic to c... read more
Paralegal - Contracts Administration
RESPONSIBILITIES: In collaboration with attorneys, responsible for the timely preparation and/or review and execution of a high volume and diverse range of complex third party agreements and related schedules/exhibits including, but not limited to independent contractor agreements, educational affiliation agreements, software license agreements, lease agreements, real estate agreements, professional service agreements, non-disclosure ag... read more
The candidate must be interested in volunteering in one of our three offices during the summer or school year. Law clerks may receive credit or work study funding from their law schools or may be eligible for a grant from a public interest organization.
The students will join an organization that provides free legal services statewide to people with HIV/AIDS and others affected by the epidemic; educates the public about AIDS-related legal issues; and works at local, state and national levels to achieve fair laws and policies.
Areas of Law: Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Employment, Health, HIV/AIDS, Housing, Life Planning, Public Benefits, Adoption, Bankruptcy, Breaches of Confidentiality, Discriminatio...
The candidate will investigate, develop, and litigate civil liberties and civil rights cases in state and federal court, including conducting factual and legal research, writing demand letters, drafting pleadings, conducting discovery, trying cases, presenting oral argument, and writing appellate and amicus briefs. Handle cases alone, and with national firm’s lawyers, volunteer Delaware lawyers, and counsel from other public interest groups. Assess request...
Summer Legal Internships
Intern work involving a wide range of civil liberties and civil rights issues. Should expect to commit no less than 8-10 hours per week, but time commitment and schedule will be worked out with assigned supervisor. Internships are unpaid. Interns are encouraged to apply for academic credit or to seek funds through public interest fellowships and with law school for work-study stipends.
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The students will join an organization that provides access migrants and asylum seekers access to legal services and information. Opportunities are available for students to work with legal staff and administration. Will assist with language support, administrative assistance and other special projects.
Areas of Law: Immigration and Naturalization, Defenses from Removal/Deportation, with an emphasis on asylum, withholding of removal and protection under the...
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...
The candidate will be managing firm’s work of providing legal representation and related assistance to convicted individuals with provable claims of innocence and providing direct legal representation to individuals. Working with and supervising pro bono counsel, staff, and others during investigation and litigation of cases. Cultivating strategic relationships with individuals and entities, such as law firm pro bono departments, the Delaware Departmen...
Temporary Staff Attorney
DUTIES: Interviewing clients, assisting in determining eligibility for services, and ascertaining and investigating facts. Focused on foreclosure prevention, extensive review of mortgage documents will be expected as well as analysis of personal finances and budgeting; Conducting legal research and interpreting statutes, case law, regulations, and other sources of law; Providing advice and counsel to clients; Preparing legal documents, including bu...
The candidate should have good academics grades. Will welcomes applications from law students interested in volunteering in one of three offices during the summer or school year. Law clerks may receive credit or work study funding from their law schools or may be eligible for a grant from a public interest organization.