Supervising Attorney – Housing (Affirmative Litigation /Policy)
DUTIES: Along with the Directing Attorney, lead the systemic change efforts in the housing unit; Supervision of affirmative litigation, including impact litigation and class-action litigation; Supervision of Attorneys working on both affirmative litigation and policy campaigns; Hiring, training, mentoring, and professional development of staff; Collaborate with other Law Foundation team members to assist wit... read more
The candidate should have passion for learning and doing high-stakes public interest class action litigation. Should have strong backgrounds, strong abilities in legal writing and analysis, and a sense of camaraderie and commitment to shared mission. Judicial clerkship experience, relevant experience in areas of practice, and foreign language abilities are all desirable. read more
DUTIES: Supervision of direct services staff and casework focusing on unlawful detainer defense; Hiring, training, mentoring, and professional development of staff; Collaborate with other Law Foundation team members to assist with program design, development, oversight, and administration of the Housing Department; Work closely with the policy and impact litigation steams to support the Law Foundation’s systemic change efforts in the housing contex... read more
Responsibilities: Work in Community Education Program for Detained Adults. Work under the supervision of the Program Manager to provide legal orientation services for adults in immigration detention. Identifying ways to better serve immigrant detainees. May include developing new materials and template briefs or forms based on detainees’ needs, as well as networking with organizations to assist detainees in planning and advocating for their release. May al...
Part Time Adjunct Professor-Public Interest & Social Issues
The candidate will be responsible for planning and presenting the material assigned for their courses, seminars or clinics; establishing specific requirements and making them known to students; recommending texts; grading examinations and papers; submitting grades in a timely fashion; and explaining grades to students. Should have a JD, LLM., PhD or comparable degree and 5+ years of professional experience in the ...
Adjunct Faculty, Legal Writing and Research
The candidate will provide duties and responsibilities include: Reviewing training materials, preparing for and teaching the course in accordance with the syllabus and lesson plans developed by the director of the program. Responsibilities in the upper-division writing and research program depend on the course taught. For certain courses, responsible for developing course curriculum, including the syllabus, lesson plans, and grad...
Public Interest Attorney/Post Bar Clerkship
Candidate will handle: Legal representation of parents in juvenile dependency proceedings in the County Juvenile Dependency Court. 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 beh...
The candidate will join Public Safety and Justice Section. Will assist these agencies in addressing a wide array of legal issues related to law enforcement, criminal adjudication, juvenile justice, jail operations, probation, reentry services, 911 services, fire protection, disaster preparedness and response, and related services. Must be a member in good standing with the State Bar of California. Must have a demonstrated history of hard work, dedication, and acad...
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Private School/Non-Profit Attorney
The candidate should preferably have experience working with private schools and/or other non-profits in one or more areas, including employment, student, governance, and/or business and facilities issues.
Director of Legal Support and Strategy
The candidate will work for the public interest law firm providing quality pro bono legal services to victims of human and civil rights violations with a primary commitment to the indigent within the immigrant community in Southern California. Ensures the necessary programmatic support for execution of the firm’s mission and vision consistent with the directives of the Board of Directors under the direction and supervi... read more
Bilingual Staff Attorney
Duties: Help people living with cancer understand and navigate a complex array of state and federal laws and programs, including laws pertaining to employment, insurance, government benefits, estate planning, and end of life care planning. Under the supervision of the Associate Directors, will be responsible for the following: Work with staff to operate national Telephone Assistance Line, conducting intakes with callers, researching legal questio... read more
Disability Civil Rights Staff Attorney
The candidates will help develop and litigate cutting edge cases that advance the rights of people with disabilities. Must have recent federal court litigation experience, excellent legal research, analysis, and writing skills, and a strong commitment to civil rights. Experience in public interest litigation, especially litigation advancing disability rights, is strongly preferred. California Bar membership is required, but this requi... read more