Aug 15, 2019

Public Interest Attorney, Los Angeles Nonprofit

  • Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers, Inc.
  • Monterey Park, CA, USA
Legal Legal Aid and Advocacy

Job Description

Staff Attorney’s duties include but are not limited to:

  • Legal representation of parents in juvenile dependency proceedings in the Los Angeles County Juvenile Dependency Court. This duty includes in court and out of court representation of parents at all phases of dependency case proceedings.
  • Attorneys are to establish and maintain an attorney-client relationship with their client.
  • Attorneys are to conduct thorough, continuing, and independent investigations and interviews at every stage of the proceedings on behalf of their client. Attorneys shall utilize the services of law firm social workers and investigators as necessary. Attorneys are to file pleadings, motions, responses, or objections as necessary on behalf of their client.

Ideal candidate would have previous public interest experience and/or criminal law experience. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter. Have office locations in Monterey Park and Lancaster.

 

How To Apply

Must provide cover letter and resume.

Title / Level of Responsibility

Officer

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