Duties: Provide zealous representation for private, public, and subsidized housing tenants who are facing eviction in Counties. Preventing homelessness and ensuring safety and stability of residents during the COVID pandemic. Work with other housing attorneys to establish and maintain relationships with community partners, perform outreach and education, and develop impact advocacy strategies. All elements of litigation including client interviewi... read more
Supervising Attorney (Benefits Advocacy Technical Assistance Team)
Duties: Lead a team of six staff members that provide technical assistance to the Department of Health Services C.B.E.S.T. project on disability benefits applications for individuals who are homeless throughout County. Provides training, guidance, hosts meetings, conducts direct representation of clients in critical immigration and vital documents cases, and acts as general legal expert for the C.B.E.S.T. ... read more
Staff Attorney, Senior
Duties: Under the general supervision of the Deputy Chief Counsel, performs a variety of professional and specialized legal work of greater complexity and level of difficulty than that assigned to lower level staff attorneys. Works within general instructions and guidelines, exercising discretion and independent judgment in the performance of duties. More complex professional legal assignments and research; the preparation of legal opinions; provi... read more
Public Entitlements Staff Attorney
Duties: Provide high-quality representation for individuals seeking access to Work First New Jersey cash assistance, nutrition assistance programs including SNAP, workforce development programs, childcare and other related benefits and services. Work with leadership and benefits team in identifying systemic issues, including racial inequities across public entitlements programs, and in identifying and implementing solutions for low-income...
Staff Attorney – Economic Maintenance / Public Benefits
Duties: Represent, counsel and advise clients in legal matters in State Court, Administrative Law Hearings, and in Federal and State appeals. Maintain detailed and accurate case notes and timekeeping in case management system (LegalServer). Interview clients. Effectively and efficiently communicate with clients. Engage in case investigation, witness interviews, factual and legal research. Effective direct and cross ...
Staff Attorney, I/II
Attorney I: Meet with clients to gather information, assess legal options, provide court accompaniment, and provide timely emergency legal assistance services. Prepare legal documents. Collaborate with staff to promote client education and safety. Maintain confidential files. Deal effectively with a variety of personalities and situations requiring sound judgment. Attend conferences and workshops as directed and approved. Network with other se...
Responsibilities: Draft and advise on legislation to promote gun safety at the federal, state, and local level. Analyze legislation, legal opinions, and criminal court records. Perform research on Second Amendment and other firearm-related jurisprudence and gun laws around the country. Contribute to research reports and draft other public-facing materials. Work cooperatively with and support teams engaged in Political, Research, Outreach, Communications, Cul...
Chief Policy Officer
Responsibilities: Develop and drive Family Equality’s federal, state, and local legislative, policy and institutional change priorities (both proactive and defensive), legal and legislative research, tracking and drafting, lobbying activities, and relationship building; Build the influence, reach and visibility of Family Equality as the national family policy, education and engagement expert; Identify innovative new relationships with key partners, n...
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Attorney – Restoring Communities (DOORs Reentry Project)
Candidate will provide legal assistance to reentry individuals in various substantive areas including but not limited to housing, benefits, and criminal justice-related issues. Will also provide workshops and/clinics at the Community Reentry Center. Interview and counsel clients on various legal issues; Work collaboratively with case managers from criminal justice-related community-based organizations to provide ho...
Public Benefits Attorney
Duties: Develop broad legal expertise in public benefits and special education law Interview and counsel clients. Assist with conducting research, reviewing medical and educational records, and evaluating claims based on merit. Drafting and filing briefs and complaints, as well as engage in mediation and negotiation to satisfactorily resolve clients’ legal issues. Assist and/or represent clients during the application and appeal process for disab...
Duties: Represent clients to provide legal representation and brief advice to ensure that the foreclosure process is fair, and the law is appropriately followed and applied; Represent and/or assist homeowners in settlement conferences by analyzing mortgages and other legal documents to determine appropriate legal defenses and counterclaims and help renegotiate loan terms; Provide intervention services to avoid imminent loss of home and protection from predat...
Duties: Provides legal counsel and support to staff in contracting and procurement activities. Provides legal counsel to internal staff on matters relevant to business including emerging market and economic regulatory issues affecting the Western Interconnection, utility operations and system reliability, and regulatory compliance. Provides analysis and recommendations on property interests and issues, including easements and utility crossing agreements. ...
Staff Attorney/Advocate – Economic Rights Unit
Duties: Provides legal assistance and representation regarding problems related to public benefits, such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Medi-Cal. Helps clients obtain benefits or prevent the loss of benefits to which they are entitled. Representation at administrative law hearings. Will participate in Health outreach efforts and other community and client education and... read more
Duties: Conducts preliminary intake interview, gathers all relevant facts for presentation at Unit meetings. Makes assessment of income eligibility and makes appropriate referrals for those individuals not eligible for Organization services. Recommends exceptions to financial guidelines to the Supervisor. Develops and implements preliminary case strategy in terms of immigration law and procedure. Develops further strategy in terms of immigration law and p... read more
Candidate will be a member of The Florida Bar, with preference given to clinical or legal aid experience. Must have strong organizational and communication skills, be comfortable with office technology and able to learn electronic case management system. Ability to work independently and in team environments to obtain results to positively impact the legal needs of low-income and vulnerable individuals in community. read more