Position: Bilingual Legal Services Project Staff Attorney
Location: Oakland, CA or New York
Reports to: Legal Director
Deadline: We intend to conduct interviews in May and June in anticipation
of a June or July start date.
Transgender Law Center (TLC) is the largest national tran... read more
Position: Detention Staff Attorney
Location: Oakland, CA or Brooklyn, NY
Reports to: Legal Director
Deadline: We intend to conduct interviews in May and June in anticipation of a June or July start date.
Detention Staff Attorney
Transgender Law Center (TLC) is the largest national trans-led organization advocating self-determination for all people. Grounded in legal expertise and commi... read more
The D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center has an opening for a Housing Attorney to help staff our growing housing law practice. The primary role of this position is to staff the D.C. Right to Housing Initiative (Initiative), including the Housing Right to Counsel Project. This attorney is the primary staff person on the Initiative that works to plan and administer legal clinics and other projects for the Pro Bono Center to deliver pro bono legal information, advice and representatio... read more
Senior Law Attorney
The candidate will provide legal representation to eligible senior clients in civil cases in the Cookeville and Oak Ridge service areas, focusing on clients experiencing health, public benefits, housing and consumer issues and will carry a caseload. Will utilize Legal Aid Society’s practice group model to maximize limited resources and achieve the greatest possible benefits and systemic solutions for low-income middle Tennesseans. May include varying ...
The program will help attorneys who are in the early stages of their careers to develop into thoughtful, professional, and effective advocates skilled in the various phases of public interest litigation.
Responsibilities: Work closely with Staff Attorneys, a Deputy Managing Attorney, the Managing Attorney, and clients to investigate, develop, and prosecute cases. Participate in the full range of tasks involved in complex litigation, including factual ...
The candidate will help represent low-income individuals and families in a wide variety of poverty law areas including domestic violence, housing, public benefits and consumer issues. Will manage the intake that comes directly to the office from the statewide telephone hotline. Manage multiple tasks. Utilize conflict management skills. Manage attorneys, advocates and administrative staff. Oversee litigation conducted by staff. Manage a litigation caseload...
Civil Practice Attorney-in-Charge
The candidate together with the Civil Practice Attorney-in-Charge, provide legal and managerial leadership for the Civil Practice. Will be responsible for overall office management and operations. Will supervise, mentor, train, and encourage professional development of staff attorneys, paralegals, social workers, and support staff. Monitor and maintain a high standard of representation and client service. Maintain reasonable individual cas...
Public Interest Attorney
Duties: Legal representation of parents in juvenile dependency proceedings in the County Juvenile Dependency Court. This duty includes in court and out of court representation of parents at all phases of dependency case proceedings. Establish and maintain an attorney-client relationship with their client. Conduct thorough, continuing, and independent investigations and interviews at every stage of the proceedings on behalf of their client. Utilize ...
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Nonprofit Organizations Associate
The candidate should be a junior to mid-level associate with a high level of academic achievement, solid law firm experience, and superb writing and communication skills. Must have a strong federal tax background with at least some exposure to tax-exempt organizations. An LL.M. in Tax is preferred. Will focus on a wide variety of issues facing tax-exempt organizations and be given the opportunity to work directly with clients. Undergraduat...
The candidate will have the major case responsibility including direct client contact, investigations, depositions, court and administrative hearings and trial. Should have at least one to six(1-6) years of experience. Practice area is public law, in the public interest, representing public agencies all over the state. Experience in labor and employment law or public sector law is a plus.
Duties: Eviction defense and monitoring of the foreclosure process to ensure a fair procedure, and the law is appropriately followed and applied. Assistance to homeowners in settlement conferences to help renegotiate loan terms. Provision of intervention services to avoid imminent loss of home. Assistance to homeowners in analyzing mortgages and other legal documents to determine appropriate legal defenses and counterclaims. Protection from predatory loan pr...
Assistant Attorney General - Public Interest - Disability Rights
Responsibilities: Maintains a caseload of investigations regarding policies or practices that discriminate against people with disabilities, working to resolve each through negotiation, and when necessary, litigation. Provides technical assistance to individuals, businesses and government entities on their obligations under state and federal disability laws. Participate in training programs and outreach to ed...
Attorney – Public Interest Justice Initiative
The candidate will be responsible for: Research, fact-check and analyze case files, statutes and secondary resource data regarding criminal convictions; investigate outcomes by interviews with inmates, crime victims and prison authorities; draft summary reports, including case analysis, conclusions and recommendations and communicate findings to client representatives; prepare affidavits and provide testimony as needed regard...