Bilingual Staff Attorney I
The candidate will be responsible for providing a variety of legal services to CCLA clients in the areas of law including but not limited to family, housing, consumer and immigration. Works independently and consistently exercises discretion and sound judgment in providing legal counsel to CCLA clients. Represents CCLA clients in court as well as various administrative, regulatory and other legal forums. Drafts all documents required for litigati... read more
The candidate: 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 a...
Fair Housing Program Manager / Attorney
The candidate will supervise the Fair Housing Outreach and Testing Coordinator and interns. Will manage the program, which includes operating the program, reviewing and implementing sound testing methodology(s), supervising and assisting the Testing Coordinator with conducting outreach, recruiting and training volunteer testers, as well as coordinating housing tests to determine the presence of unlawful housing discrimination. Conduc...
Wildlife, Biodiversity and Natural Resources Protection Litigation Attorney
Candidate will work on natural resources preservation legal and policy advocacy, which now focuses on protecting the Great Lakes, Northwoods and Driftless Area, and wildlife and biodiversity. Candidate will assume key litigation role advancing organisation's innovative and successful environmental program activities focused on protecting wildlife and biodiversity and the Midwestâ€™s wild and s...
Consumer Watchdog Campaign Director
The candidate will work to convince decision-makers to stop unfair practices, empower consumers, and ensure product safety and integrity in the marketplace. Weâ€™re looking for an experienced political advocate to be responsible for campaign development, media outreach, coalition-building, advocacy, and fundraising, as well as staff recruitment and development. Will spearhead this program for consumer protection in coordination with...