Staff Attorney, Matrimonial/ Economic Justice Project
Responsibilities: Provides comprehensive legal services to clients who are victims of crime, including: information and referrals; personal advocacy and accompaniment; emotional support and safety services; and criminal/civil justice assistance and advocacy. Represents victims of domestic violence in Family and Supreme Court primarily in cases involving: child support, spousal support, uncontested and contested matrimo... read more
Staff Attorney, Family Law Project
Responsibilities: Provide direct representation to clients in family law matters in Family and Supreme Courts in all 5 boroughs; Conduct legal clinics at community based organizations; Staff the Legal Helpline with the Project’s other attorneys and project assistants; Advocate directly for clients with key stakeholders including but not limited to NYPD, District Attorney’s Office, Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), Human ... read more
Courtroom Advocates Project/Campus Advocates Project (CAP and CAP2) Staff Attorney
Responsibilities: Trains and supervises law students each semester and volunteer summer associates each summer who advocate for petitioners seeking orders of protection in Family Court; Represents victims of domestic violence in Family and Supreme Court and in the Integrated Domestic Violence Court (IDVC) in cases including: orders of protection, custody, visitation, child support, spousal s... read more
Family Law Associate
The candidate will handle all aspects of family law matters. Must have completed a family law clerkship. Must have excellent research and writing skills. Should have strong understanding of matrimonial law and strong interpersonal skills. Must be licensed to practice law in good standing; Admitted to practice in New Jersey. Should have 4 years of in-depth knowledge and experience in Family Law. Must have excellent business and problem-solving skills as...
The candidate will work in Family Law/Domestic Violence sections. Provide legal assistance to the most disadvantaged and vulnerable members of society. Prior Legal Services experience or a demonstrated commitment to legal assistance for the disadvantaged is essential. Excellent writing and oral advocacy skills are required. Bilingual skills are preferred.
Sr Tax Counsel
Multiple Locations: Houston, Texas; Iselin, New Jersey
Job Family: Legal & Compliance
Division: Controlling and Finance
Business Unit: Controlling and Finance
Requisition Number: 229553
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston
Other Locations: United States-New Jersey-Iselin
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Other
Travel Required: ...
The candidate must have 5-7 years of experience handling sophisticated and complex matrimonial matters. This lawyer must be able to engage in significant client contact. Strong academic achievement, strong oral and written communication skills, and admission to NJ Bar required.
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Duties: Obtain high quality, appropriate educational services for underserved immigrant families. Will primarily serve immigrant families of children with special needs, including representation at special education administrative hearings as well as participation in school meetings and school visits. Will also assist immigrant families with education-related issues including school enrollment, bilingual programs, and bullying. Will provide know-your-rights ...
Duties: Conducts in depth interviews with victims of domestic violence, compiles history and investigates to corroborate allegations. Drafts all legal documents and makes all court appearances with victims of domestic violence. Prepares witnesses and client for court appearances. Responsible for assisting clients with a holistic range of services, including advocacy on non-legal issues. Exercises complete decision making authority over each clientâ€™s c...
The candidate will work closely with Child Protective caseworkers to identify and analyze legal problems and issues. Will draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions and memoranda of law and fact by following generally acceptable legal procedures, forms and techniques in order to meet agency needs, goals and objectives. Represent the agency in Family Court on all aspects of child protective proceedings and other judicial proceedings including juven...
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.