FULL-TIME STAFF ATTORNEY - FAMILY LAW UNIT
Active membership in the California State Bar
Bilingual English/Spanish fluency
Experience in working with victims of crime
Experience in family law required
Knowledge of probate law a strong plus
Ability to present legal concepts to audiences of varying sophistication
Excellent public speaking skills
Commitment to working with volunteer lawye... read more
Duties: Provide direct legal services to victims of domestic violence in family law and housing matters; Supervises Domestic Violence legal clinic at Santa Monica courthouse two to three times per week; Litigate domestic violence and related family law cases, as well as eviction and housing cases; Staff and supervise evening housing clinic at least two to three times per month; Develop appropriate materials and conduct community outreach about rights and ... read more
The candidate will 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; Stay up to date on rapidly changing immigration laws and policies; Comply with data and program reporting requirements. JD is required. Active California State Bar License required or licensure from another state and willingness to "waive into" th...
Counsel, Kids and Family Business and Legal Affairs, International Animation
The candidate will work with the companyâ€™s Kids and Family Programming content team to structure, negotiate and draft agreements with independent and international rights holders, studios and producers to acquire, develop and produce animated kids and family series in international territories. The role will also require working with internal teams on related intellectual property and other...
Los Angeles office of our client seeks family law attorney with 5+ years of experience. The candidate will be managing assigned caseload, taking and defending depositions, attending hearings, arbitrations and mediations, and tracking billable time. California Bar membership is required.
Attorney/ Dependency Court
The candidate will assesses the critical issues of each assigned case and advocates for each client by: Assertively and persuasively working with attorneys, clients, social workers and the court. Will independently investigating and appropriately directing Social Worker Investigators to obtain facts needed to properly assess each case. Properly applying dependency case law, statues and court rules. Using effective trial and courtroom presentation...
Managing Attorney â€“ Community Outreach Project
Duties: Ensures that those in the community, who are eligible, have full and meaningful access to services; Supervises project staff, law students and volunteers; Organizes and coordinates community education and outreach activities to the Islander community; Identifies significant legal needs and issues in the community and develops plans, including litigation and policy advocacy, to address those needs and issues; Ide...
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The candidate must have 1+ year of post-graduate experience in the following areas: Family Law, Domestic Violence, Immigration, civil disputes, as well as litigation and general practice experience, to provide legal services and advocacy for diverse clients with health and mental health challenges. Must be licensed in California, exposure and experience working with underserved populations, including victims of domestic violence and immigration matters, shared mis...
The candidate must have 2+ years of focused family law experience. Should be highly motivated to significantly build origination or expand an existing book. Must have management and leadership ability. Consistent originations in excess of $250k+ required. A license in good standing is essential. A passion for litigation and family law is needed.
Direct Representation Attorney
Duties: Represent children in immigration removal proceedings including children eligible for asylum, Special Immigrant Juvenile Status (SIJS), T visas and/or U visas; Provide representation before the state court in matters pertaining to child custody, primarily suits affecting parent-child relationships; File all relevant paperwork and applications with government agencies, immigration court, and state courts, where applicable; Attend immig...
Candidate will work for Dependency Lawyers. Must be: California Bar licensed. Analytical, research, and writing skills. Proficient in computer-assisted research, Windows, and Word. Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
Family Law Attorney
The candidate should have 5 experience for an associate opening with the potential of achieving partnership status. Should have proven family law litigation skills including managing assigned caseload, taking and defending depositions, attending hearings, arbitrations and mediations, and tracking billable time. Should also possess strong analytical skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and be a highly motivated professional that can t...