The Eviction Defense Network (EDN) is a nonprofit law corporation that defends low-income tenants in eviction proceedings. EDN was created in 2003 to widen access to legal representation in the face of increasing evictions in Los Angeles, particularly to underserved immigrant communities. EDN increases access to justice by providing legal representation to low-income tenants through sliding scale and below market fees based on income.

Jul 10, 2019
EDN Staff Attorneys provide legal counsel, advice and representation to tenants facing eviction in Los Angeles County. Duties include: interviewing clients; assessing legal defenses, drafting responsive pleadings, motions, and trial briefs; representing tenants at trial with a heavy emphasis on jury trial, staffing legal clinic.   QUALIFICATIONS SOUGHT Active membership in the State Bar of California 1-3 years Knowledge of landlord-tenant, housing law, rent control, and the eviction process preferred. Demonstrated commitment to serving the needs of low-income persons Bilingual Spanish/English preferred Ability to collaborate with other community agencies in the delivery of services Self-motivated, takes initiative, able to learn quickly Benefits Salary COE, paid court holidays, vacation, bar dues, health insurance and Metro pass.   How To Apply info@edn.la http://EDN.LA Please submit your resume, cover letter, and writing sample via email to info@edn.la.
Eviction Defense Network Los Angeles, CA, USA Legal