Housing Rights / Tenants' Rights Trial Attorneys
The candidate will provide legal counsel, advice, and representation in jury trials to low-income individuals facing eviction, as well as work with an eviction defense team including attorneys, community affairs coordinators, and paralegals. Each of our eviction defense teams handles an extensive caseload related to unlawful detainer (eviction) matters. Will join a rotation and litigate (to verdict) an average of at least on...
The candidate will Provide advice and counsel to clients on a wide range of business, construction and real estate matters. Will handle all aspects of litigation before state and federal courts. Represent clients in negotiations and in mediation. Must have JD from an accredited law school. California Bar admission with active status required. Should have 5+ years of relevant experience in business, construction and real estate litigation. Prior busines...
The candidate will represent low-income tenants in administrative hearings and eviction proceedings at every stage, including trials and appeals. Will advocate for the housing rights of underserved communities, including veterans, individuals impacted by the criminal justice system, the chronically homeless, disabled individuals and survivors of trafficking and interpersonal violence. Develop relationships, provide workshops and technical assistance to ran...
Seeking Land Use Litigation Associate with 3 - 5 years' experience. Candidate will work on a wide spectrum of land use litigation matters, including CEQA, planning and zoning law, and eminent domain/inverse condemnation. Will have substantial litigation experience and at least some land use/real estate litigation experience. Genuine interest in land use and related issues is important. A high level of academic achievement and major law firm experience are required. Admissio...
The candidate must have 4-5 years of solid litigation experience. Must have strong real estate property litigation, excellent skills in preparing court documents, discovery documents, research, etc. and the ability to work well in a fast paced environment with the ability to manage, organize and prioritize case assignments. Should have experience in litigation, lending and real estate. Knowledge of County, State and Federal court rules is needed. Interp...
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Staff Attorney, Tenant Defense Project
Duties: Help expand tenant defense work by holistically addressing a broad range of issues that impact housing stability. Robust eviction defense representation, including trial work. Perform legal work in a wide-array of areas, including maximizing income through government benefits and increased employability; limited immigration assistance; record expungement; citation defense; credit improvement; debt reduction; and preserving and...
Candidate will interview unrepresented persons seeking assistance on civil law matters, including family and housing issues and create educational materials and information in order to access the court system. Will work collaboratively with judiciary, court staff and CA Bar to improve pro per access to the court. Assist in conducting family and/or housing workshops for individuals and training volunteers.
Contract Associate Attorney
The candidate will join real estate litigation solo practitioner. Must possess strong research and writing skills to assist with discovery, briefs and drafting of pleadings.
Seeking Land Use Associate with 5-7 years of experience to work on a full spectrum of land use and natural resource law issues, including litigation. The candidate will work primarily with attorneys in office and will work periodically with attorneys in other offices. Admission to the State Bar of California is required. Will have experience with entitlements, including CEQA Planning and Zoning Law, and the Subdivision Map Act. Experience with natural resources, including w...
Staff Attorney II
The candidate will ensure that unrepresented parties in housing cases have meaningful access, to guard against the involuntary waiver of rights or the disposition of cases by default, and to encourage fair and expeditious voluntary dispute resolution, consistent with principles of judicial neutrality. Should have degree from a law school and active member of the California State Bar. Must be experienced litigator with knowledge of California Housing Law. ...