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VICTIM RIGHTS ATTORNEYS (2) FOR VICTIMS OF INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE

Plantation, FL, USAPlantationFLUSA
Full-time
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How to Apply

Email resume to [email protected].

The position entails providing victims of intimate partner violence with access to legal representation to assert and seek enforcement of their civil rights in criminal cases, including appellate proceedings.

Areas of Responsibility: 

Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc. is looking for two (2) hardworking, compassionate Attorneys for a new project providing victims of intimate partner violence with access to legal representation to assert and seek enforcement of their civil rights in criminal cases, including appellate proceedings.  Criminal law experience is preferred for the entry level position and required for the second position.  Florida Bar membership required. 

The Attorneys will also conduct outreach and trainings throughout the community. The Attorneys will become skilled regarding the applicable laws and dynamics of intimate partner violence. The Attorneys must comply with all program requirements, including efficient case management, completion of timely grant reports and all mandated trainings. Bilingual (Spanish/English/Creole) preferred.  EOE. Email resume to [email protected].

Educational Background: 
Attorney in good standing and licensed in Florida
Skills/Experience: 

Florida Bar membership required. 

Criminal law experience preferred for entry-level position and required for the second position.

Bilingual (Spanish/English and/or Creole/English) preferred.

Compensation/Benefits: 

Salaried positions DOE;

Paid vacation, holiday and sick time, health insurance and available retirement plan.

How to Apply: 

Email resume to [email protected].

Additional Information: 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Function: 

Organization Info

Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc.

Overview
Headquarters: 
Plantation, Florida
Annual Budget : 
$1-5M
Size: 
11-50 employees
Founded: 
2003
About Us
Mission: 

To improve the lives of low income persons in our community through advocacy, education, representation and empowerment.

Programs: 

Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida (CCLA) is a not-for-profit , private law firm.  We provide counseling and/or representation to eligible clients in the areas of family law, public benefits and services to senior citizens 60 years of age or older in housing, health and public benefits, consumer law and naturalization cases.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Aug 8 2019
Active Until: 
Sep 8 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc.
industry: 
Nonprofit