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Published On 6/8/2022
Please join the HNBA Latina Commission and Hispanic National Bar Association Region III (New Jersey) on June 18, 2022 at 9:00 am for a virtual Latina Leadership Academy featuring dynamic Latina thought Leaders Grissel Seijo (she-her-ella) (Senior Director, Counsel, Warner Bros. Discovery, Inc.), Ramona E Romero (Vice President and General Counsel at Princeton University), and Marta Carreira-Slabe (Division General Counsel and Compliance Officer, Global Health Solutions, Aon) on the topics of Growth, Grit and Greatness and Authenticity and Executive Presence.

Do not miss out on this wonderful opportunity to obtain (or refine) skills necessary to create opportunities for growth and overcome stereotypes that create barriers for advancement.
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Published On 6/8/2022
9th Annual Women Lawyer Symposium
June 23, 2022 5:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Creating a Culture of Inclusion—Where We Have Been, Where We Are Going, and What We Are Going to Do About It.
Please Join Us, in Person, at FENWICK & WEST, LLP
801 California Street, Mountain View CA 94041

Zoom attendance is available.

MCLE SEMINAR PRESENTED BY THE WOMEN LAWYERS' SECTION OF THE SCCBA
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Published On 6/8/2022
The FBA, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the NJCHS cordially invite you to join us for this hybrid event. Attend virtually or in-person!

Meet judges of the Ninth Circuit (including some newer members) in a panel discussion as they update us on the current state of court operations, discuss best practices for briefing and oral argument, and more.
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Published On 2/10/2022
HNBA/VIA is committed to the educational, professional, and economic advancement of Hispanic law students as we work to remove barriers to their educational and professional success. One hundred percent (100%) of scholarship funds are awarded directly to law students across the country to help them defray the cost of law school, bar preparation courses, and/or living expenses.
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Announcements

Published On 3/13/2020
Members,

The LRLA Board of Directors has decided to cancel all March meetings and events due to COVID-19 concerns. We're hopeful that we can safely gather for our April 15th meeting at McManis Faulkner from 5:30-7:00.

Thank you,

mica estremera
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Published On 8/26/2019
SCCLRLA stands with the over 200 leaders who have signed the Querida Familia Latina solidarity letter to the Latino community. We urge all to speak out against hate and fight for the humanity of all people. You can read the letter below.
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Published On 5/31/2019
La Raza Lawyers has submitted a letter to the San Jose City Council in support of proposed changes to the composition of the City's Planning Commission, which includes increasing the number of seats on the Commission for district-wide representation. We believe the proposed changes will help increase diversity, inclusion, and community representation on the Planning Commission.
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Published On 5/6/2019
La Raza Lawyers of SCC submitted a letter to the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors opposing any changes to the Santa Clara County’s Civil Detainer Policy, and endorsing Supervisor Susan Ellenberg’s official statement.
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Published On 4/18/2022
Though a recent California law capped the interest rate of small consumer loans at approximately 36%, the courts are currently being flooded by collection actions seeking to enforce older consumer loans bearing triple digit interest rates. This webinar will focus on the landmark case of De La Torre v. CashCall, a class action asserting that CashCall’s loans bearing interest rates between 96%-135% were unconscionable. Hear class counsel describe their epic battle through the federal and state appeals courts, class certification, and ultimate victory at trial. KGACLC certified law student Vasti Montiel will discuss the Law Center’s work battling collection actions attempting to enforce similar high interest loans.
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Published On 2/10/2022
Racial Equity Series
Law Enforcement Abuse and Violence in the Latino Community
February 17, 2022, 12PM │online

An estimated 2,600 Latino people were killed by U.S. law enforcement over the last six years. Many advocates are working to keep data disaggregated to highlight state violence affecting the Latino community. Join civil rights advocates for a robust discussion on violence at the intersections of race, law enforcement, and immigration enforcement with calls to action for the legal community to join in the fight for equal justice.

Register here.
Date: Thursday, February 17, 2022, 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Credits: 1.5 hours Elimination of Bias MCLE credit
Cost: Free

https://www.larazalawyers.org/
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Published On 7/27/2021
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Published On 7/8/2021
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Published On 3/26/2021
SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the appointment of 18 California superior court judges, which include one in Fresno County, four in Los Angeles County, one in Monterey County, two in Orange County, four in Sacramento County, two in San Bernardino County, one in San Joaquin County, one in Santa Clara County, one in Sonoma County and one in Stanislaus County.
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Published On 3/2/2021
SCC La Raza Lawyers is co-sponsoring the March 10th panel "The Path Ahead: The legal challenges facing the Latinx community and what to expect over the next four years."

The event will focus on issues impacting the Latinx community including climate change, immigration, and civil rights. The panel will discuss current legal and policy challenges, what to expect over the next four years, and what needs to happen under the Biden administration to support and strengthen the Latinx community.

The panel will feature Araceli Martínez-Olguín of the National Immigration Law Center, Adrianna Quintero of the Energy Foundation and Thomas Saenz, of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF), and will be moderated by Cecilia Segal of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC).

RSVP TODAY.
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Published On 9/16/2020
2020 Presidential Endorsement by the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers Association
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Published On 9/9/2020
LRLA Request for Resources to Latino Community during COVID
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Published On 6/1/2020
A Call to Justice by the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers Association
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Published On 4/23/2020
LRLA joins in SIREN Immigrant Rights' petition calling for the U.S. Supreme Court to delay its ruling on the Trump administration's decision to phase out the DACA program during this COVID-19 crisis.
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Job Opportunity

Published On 6/8/2022
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Published On 6/8/2022
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Published On 6/8/2022
The Oakland A's are on the search for a Legal Counsel! As Legal Counsel for the Oakland Athletics, the successful candidate will be part of a small in-house legal team that is tackling some of the most exciting issues in baseball. They will work on large and small matters that require impeccable judgment, smarts, a can-do attitude, and the ability and desire to collaborate cross-functionally. Come join our team!

https://www.teamworkonline.com/baseball-jobs/baseballjobs/oakland-athletics/legal-counsel-2011826
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Published On 6/8/2022
POSITION
The City of San Jose, Office of the City Attorney is seeking a Transactional Attorney with California municipal law or government regulatory experience. Experience with public works, procurement, Brown Act, Public Records Act, conflicts, employment, land use, development, planning, or housing matters is desirable but not required.
Salary range: $96,321 to $217,169 DOE
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Published On 4/18/2022
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Published On 4/18/2022
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Published On 4/18/2022
Valley Water’s Office of District Counsel is seeking a mid-level attorney to advise on procurements, public works projects, and inter-agency transactions. The Assistant District Counsel will function as one of four assistant counsels reporting to the District Counsel and is designated as unclassified/at-will. They will work closely with internal Valley Water stakeholders to process transactions for several major public works projects in various stages of development as well as routine transactions.
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Published On 3/1/2022
The Supreme Court of California, located in San Francisco, is accepting applications for the position of Supreme Court Attorney on the Criminal Central Staff. These positions will be filled as one-year clerkships, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. These positions are scheduled to begin September 1, 2022, but may become available sooner or immediately depending on the court’s staffing needs.
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Published On 3/1/2022
San Jose City Attorney’s Office is seeking a Transactional Attorney and a Civil Litigation Attorney. Please see the City of San Jose’s website for additional information and how to apply.

https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments/human-resources/employment/management-recruitments
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Published On 3/1/2022
The San Francisco City Attorney is happy to share a new Deputy City Attorney position with our Energy & Telecommunications Team & Land Use Team. Details when you click here!
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Published On 3/1/2022
DeHay & Elliston, LLP seeks an attorney to join its Walnut Creek, California office. DeHay & Elliston, a nationally recognized litigation firm with seven offices across the United States, is committed to both a work-life balance and diversity in the legal profession. Most of our attorneys work remotely several days a week, and we are open to arrangements for partial remote work. This position requires a candidate who is an active member of the California State Bar with a minimum of four years of experience as a litigation attorney.
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Published On 3/1/2022
Our firm consists of two attorneys and two legal assistants. We handle removal defense cases, asylum, family-based immigration, waivers, appeals, and other types of immigration cases. We also do family law cases, including child custody and divorce cases. Many of our clients are Spanish-speaking only, so we require that our staff be 100% fluent in the Spanish language.
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Published On 3/1/2022
Smith Shapourian Mignano PC ("SSM") is a women- and minority-owned boutique law firm servicing emerging companies, venture capital firms and small businesses. At this time, SSM is located in Seattle, Washington and San Francisco, CA. All six full-time attorneys as well as two part-time paralegals are completely remote, and we intend to continue working this way as we build.

We are looking for full-time associates and administrative assistants with 2-4 years of relevant experience in general corporate/tech transactions, M&A, or EC/VC departments. Experience in these verticals is mandatory. These candidates can be located anywhere across the country, but we prefer those who are CA-licensed.

The associate hire is our most urgent need. Pay ranges anywhere from $150-200K base salary for a 2-4 year associate, with a 20% year end bonus, unlimited 10% origination fees, $10K referral fee per attorney recruit, etc.

Job Posting is https://www.smithshapourian.com/job-openings.html
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Published On 2/10/2022
The State Bar specifically seeks to fill positions on the California Board of Legal Specialization, the Client Security Fund Commission, the Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct, the Committee of State Bar Accredited and Registered Schools, the Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation, the Legal Services Trust Fund Commission, and the Review Committee of the Commission on the Judicial Nominees Evaluation.

The State Bar welcomes applications year-round. Submit your application no later than April 1, 2022
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Published On 2/10/2022
The following positions are posted and open to all that wish to apply:



ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT II

LOCATION: Remote (Within California), Hybrid, or Sacramento Office

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Non-exempt; Regular; Full time (37.5 hrs)



CLIENTS’ RIGHTS ADVOCATE 1 or 2

LOCATION: Office of Clients Rights Advocacy

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Valley Mountain Regional Center (VMRC), Hybrid (Home and in-office) or Modesto Office (Currently Remote)





Attached are the job ad flyers for the above position. In addition, please pass along to any community contacts you have that may be interested or may know others who are.



The job descriptions are available to view online at the link below. In addition, the required application materials are listed in the job descriptions.

See Disability Rights California direct site for more information.
https://jobs.lever.co/disabilityrightsca
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Published On 2/10/2022
JO#5514 - Appellate Court Attorney

Organization Name: California Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District

Location (City and State): Fresno, CA

Closing Date: February 28, 2022
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Published On 2/10/2022
The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is hiring for a Deputy City Attorney position on the Complex and Affirmative Litigation Team.
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Published On 2/10/2022
-Supervising Attorney for the Health Program

- Staff Attorney (Dependency) - Children & Youth

- Staff Attorney (Multiple Openings) - Housing
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Published On 2/10/2022
Please see the attached flyer for an opportunity at the Civil Rights Office.

We are recruiting for a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Analyst.

You can learn more here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/montereycounty/jobs/3402532/diversity-equity-and-inclusion-analyst
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Published On 2/10/2022
Centro Legal de la Raza – Oakland

Workers' Rights Directing Attorney;

Tenants’ Rights Staff Attorney- Alameda and Coco County;

Supervising Attorney or Senior Staff Attorney- Keeping Communities Together;

Supervising Attorney- Securing Safety for Youth and Families;

other positions


https://www.centrolegal.org/careers
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Published On 10/24/2021
Position Title:
JO#5420 - LEGAL ADVISOR TO THE SUPREME COURT COMMITTEE ON JUDICIAL ETHICS OPINIONS (LEVEL I – IV)

Website page: https://www.courts.ca.gov/careers.htm

Closing Date: 11/29/2021
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Published On 10/24/2021
Earthjustice is looking for an Associate Attorney in their Clean Energy Program. The opportunity is geared toward early career attorneys. More information available here: https://jobs.jobvite.com/earthjustice/job/oC41gfwH

For more information you can reach out to dfidler@earthjustice.org.
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Published On 10/24/2021
The University of San Francisco School of Law is seeking applicants for one or more positions on our full-time faculty to begin in the fall of 2022. USF Law welcomes outstanding candidates in all fields and is particularly interested in candidates who expand the school’s expertise in race and the law. We are seeking individuals interested in teaching criminal procedure, criminal law, contracts, property, international law, tax, intellectual property, corporations, and race and the law, as well as electives in their areas of expertise. Applicants should demonstrate a record of professional excellence as well as strong potential for success as a classroom teacher, a scholar, and a contributing member of a dynamic and diverse community. Applications from traditionally underrepresented groups and individuals whose background or interests will enhance our diversity are highly encouraged; we are committed to recruiting and retaining BIPOC faculty to reflect our mission and practice.
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Published On 10/24/2021
Perkins Coie LLP is a leading international law firm and has been listed on Fortune’s Best Places to Work for 19 consecutive years.
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Published On 10/24/2021
The Office of the U.S. Trustee, a component of the Department of Justice, currently has 2 employment opportunities - Trial Attorney for the San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA district offices.
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Published On 10/24/2021
The University of California is seeking outside counsel specializing in employment defense for their employment liability panel as well as health law counsel.


Employment Litigation

https://www.ucop.edu/uc-legal/epl-program-rfp.html



Health Law

https://www.ucop.edu/uc-legal/hatl-rfp.html
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Published On 10/24/2021
See the following link for job opportunties

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/sandiegoattorney
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Published On 10/24/2021
The City of Oakland, Office of the City Attorney is now accepting applications for the following positions... Click here for more information.
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Published On 10/1/2021
Located in San Francisco, Human Capital is a venture firm for engineers.

Here's what they have to say:
We believe great companies are built by great engineers, and we invest in people and companies that share the same belief.

In the last 5 years, that mantra has led us to invest in 10 companies before they became unicorns, including Snowflake, Anduril, Livongo, and Brex (where we wrote the first check). We have over $1.2B AUM and we've built a network of over 5,000 incredible, driven, ambitious engineers.

Now we're looking for a junior legal counsel to join our growing legal team.

Check out their post: https://boards.greenhouse.io/humancapital/jobs/4124008004?gh_src=dfc5c00d4us
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Published On 10/1/2021
The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is an innovative, nationally recognized municipal law office working to protect and advance the rights and interests of San Francisco and its residents. With just over 300 talented, dedicated, and diverse attorneys and support staff, the Office provides the highest quality legal services to the City’s Mayor, Board of Supervisors, officials, and departments. Our work empowers City leaders with effective, responsive and creative legal solutions and representation so they can deliver critical public services for the betterment of the San Francisco community.
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Published On 10/1/2021
Three open positions in the State Bar of California Office of General Counsel:

Senior Paralegal - https://egsd.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX/job/20130/?utm_medium=jobshare
Attorney, Transactional – https://egsd.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX/job/20289/?utm_medium=jobshare
Attorney I/II/III - https://egsd.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX/job/20320/?utm_medium=jobshare
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Published On 10/1/2021
Check out their site:
https://rennepubliclawgroup.com/team/careers/
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Published On 10/1/2021
The UCLA Voting Rights Project is seeking to hire a staff attorney with litigation experience for the 2022 redistricting cycle and beyond. The UCLA Voting Rights Project is a leading national voting rights organization housed within the UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative (LPPI) and works to ensure an accessible and equitable system of voting through impact litigation, research, and clinical education to expand access to the ballot box. The project has litigated cases before the 5th Circuit on the right to vote during the COVID-19 pandemic, acted as expert witnesses in multiple voting rights cases in Texas, Pennsylvania, and Missouri, and is litigating vote dilution cases all over the United States.
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Published On 8/17/2021
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Published On 7/27/2021
Are you interested in using your legal skills to help address the housing crisis, prevent homelessness, address social inequality and discrimination, help ensure low-income families maintain stability and remain in Alameda County?
Join BayLegal's dynamic Housing Law Practice!
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Published On 7/27/2021
Are you interested in leading a team of attorneys and social workers to empower youth to achieve greater safety, stability, and permanency?
Join BayLegal and lead our dynamic Youth Justice Team!
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Published On 7/27/2021
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Published On 7/8/2021
The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is an innovative, nationally-recognized municipal law office working to protect and advance the rights and interests of San Francisco residents. With over 180 talented, dedicated, and diverse attorneys and strong, committed support staff, the Office provides the highest quality legal services to the City’s Mayor, Board of Supervisors, officials, and departments.
The City Attorney’s Office is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a positive, respectful, diverse, and inclusive work environment. The Office welcomes and encourages qualified applicants of all backgrounds.
Position: The Office’s Complex and Affirmative Litigation Team seeks a qualified and highly- motivated California-licensed attorney for a full-time position as a Deputy City Attorney (“DCA”).
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Published On 7/8/2021
Employment with the U.S. Attorney's Office is a unique and challenging experience for the highly motivated attorney. It is an opportunity to litigate a broad range of cases involving significant, complex issues on behalf of the United States in federal court being litigated today. Working in the Asset Forfeiture Section of the Criminal Division, you will be part of a dedicated team helping to enforce Federal criminal laws that protect life, liberty, and property.
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Published On 7/8/2021
Click here for more information for the following positions:


Clients’ Rights Advocate/Attorney
Ontario, CA; Inland Regional Center

Clients’ Rights Advocate
Modesto, CA; Valley Mountain Regional Center
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Published On 7/8/2021
Follow this link for more information:
https://baylegal.org/get-involved/employment-opportunities/
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Published On 7/8/2021
The Supreme Court of California in San Francisco is accepting applications for a position as a Supreme Court Chambers Attorney to serve on the staff of Associate Justice Leondra R. Kruger. The position will become open on September 7, 2021. The level of appointment and starting salary will be commensurate with experience. Duties include assisting Justice Kruger in assessing petitions for review, drafting memoranda and opinions in cases assigned to her (including civil, criminal, and death penalty matters), and reviewing and critiquing memoranda and proposed opinions in cases assigned to other justices of the Supreme Court. These duties involve carefully and accurately reviewing appellate briefs, trial records, and other documents; thoroughly researching and analyzing existing law, and drafting clear and well-organized memoranda and opinions. A Supreme Court Chambers Attorney must be able to handle multiple assignments simultaneously and expeditiously, work closely and collaboratively..
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Published On 7/8/2021
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Published On 6/10/2021
The County Counsel's Office serves as the civil attorney for the County of Fresno, including the Board of Supervisors and all County offices, departments, boards and commissions. In addition, the Office provides legal services to various other public entities and special districts. Assignments increase in complexity as the employee gains experience and knowledge and advances in the office. Assignments may include transactional, advisory and litigation matters.
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Published On 5/11/2021
Fragomen is the world’s leading immigration law firm, with over 40 offices located in 20 countries. We have consistently ranked amongst the top firms for diversity the past eight years, and we are constantly reimagining ways to grow our community in an equitable and inclusive way.
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Published On 5/11/2021
The Commission on Judicial Performance is the independent state agency responsible for investigating complaints of judicial misconduct and for disciplining state court judges.
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Published On 5/11/2021
The organization is excited to share with you that their 2021-23 Public Rights Project Fellowship is recruiting applicants for our fourth cohort! We are searching for eight talented and public service-minded attorneys with approximately 3-5 years of post-law school experience to be placed in state and local government offices around the country.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is ready to harness the power of state and local government and is passionate about spurring change to better empower the community they serve. Do you know someone who would be interested in this opportunity? You can find more information, including dates for our upcoming informational webinars, by filling out our interest form, or you can nominate someone to apply here.

Please feel free to circulate this opportunity with your networks and/or job boards! The deadline to apply is May 24th, 2021 at 11:59pm ET.
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Published On 5/11/2021
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) is looking to fill attorney positions at staff, assistant and/or senior levels.
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Published On 5/11/2021
Legal Aid at Work (LAAW) enforces and expands the employment and civil rights of low- wage workers, their families, and communities by educating about legal rights, engaging legal representation and support, and advocating for policy reforms. LAAW has seven core program areas: (1) Wage Protection; (2) Racial Economic Justice; (3) Disability Rights; (4) Gender Equity & LGBT Rights; (5) Work & Family; (6) National Origin and Immigrants’ Rights; and (7) Community Legal Services.
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Published On 5/11/2021
The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is an innovative, nationally-recognized municipal law office working to protect and advance the rights and interests of San Francisco residents. With over 180 talented, dedicated, and diverse attorneys and strong, committed support staff, the Office provides the highest quality legal services to all San Francisco client departments.
The City Attorney’s Office is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a positive, respectful, diverse, and inclusive work environment. The Office welcomes and encourages qualified applicants of all backgrounds.
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Published On 5/11/2021
The Stanford Center for Racial Justice is a new initiative that builds on the rigorous policy relevant research of Stanford Law School and draws from the multidisciplinary strengths of Stanford University, one of the leading research universities in the world.

See their website for more information: https://stanford.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/executive-director-stanford-center-for-racial-justice-12326?et=tRb0mnQT
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Published On 4/10/2021
As a member of the Immigration Legal Services Program, the DOJ Accredited Representative assists clients in obtaining a new or different immigration status and provides representation before the US Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) as necessary.
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Published On 4/10/2021
Focused on labor and employment law since 1958, Jackson Lewis P.C.’s 950+ attorneys located in major cities nationwide consistently identify and respond to new ways workplace law intersects business. We help employers develop proactive strategies, strong policies and business-oriented solutions to cultivate high-functioning workforces that are engaged, stable and diverse, and share our clients' goals to emphasize inclusivity and respect for the contribution of every employee.
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Published On 4/10/2021
Disability Rights California (DRC) is a statewide, non-profit legal organization dedicated to advancing the rights of Californians with disabilities. DRC works to achieve fairness and justice for people with disabilities through individual and impact litigation, state and federal policy and regulatory advocacy, and community education and training.
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Published On 4/10/2021
The Law Foundation of Silicon Valley advances the rights of underrepresented individuals and families in our diverse community through legal services, strategic advocacy, and educational outreach. Now with over 90 employees, the Law Foundation is the largest provider of free legal services in the South Bay. Located in downtown San Jose, the Law Foundation is dynamic interesting place to work. We pride ourselves on fostering a work environment that is motivating, collaborative and fun, with plenty of opportunities for professional growth. We are working towards a race - conscious legal services practice.
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Published On 4/10/2021
CLSEPA champions partnerships with low-income communities and communities of color to break down systemic barriers to inclusion and equity, and has gained national media coverage in the New York Times, Washington Post, and Financial Times. Their scope of work goes beyond client services to include impact litigation, policy, advocacy and community education, and they have achieved regional leadership and recognition in immigration, housing and economic advancement initiatives.
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Published On 3/26/2021
The University of Texas System is pleaded to welcome applications to fill an in-house tax attorney position. The position is described in the first attachment, and you’ll learn more about our principles of client service in the second.
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Published On 3/26/2021
Disability Rights California (DRC) is a statewide, non-profit legal organization dedicated to advancing the rights of Californians with disabilities to live with autonomy, dignity, and respect in a barrier-free, inclusive, and diverse world that values each individual and their voice.

The Office of Clients’ Rights Advocacy (OCRA) is part of DRC. The California Department of Developmental Services funds OCRA through a contract. OCRA has been providing advocacy services to regional center consumers, their families, and interested community members since 1999. OCRA provides legal services to consumers of all 21 regional centers throughout California.
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Published On 3/26/2021
Please see the following link for the position of Chief Deputy of Administration at the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.

https://cand.uscourts.gov/wp-content/uploads/clerks-office/hr/career-opportunities/CAND_Career_Opportunity_Chief_Deputy_of_Administration_3-12-2021.pdf
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Published On 3/26/2021
Santa Clara Law is seeking a Sr. Assistant Dean, Student Services & Asst. Dean, Law Career Services.

Click here to find the job description links.
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Published On 2/8/2021
The Supreme Court of California located in San Francisco, CA is seeking to hire a Supreme Court Attorney, Level A-D, Civil Central Staff and Supreme Court Attorney, Level A-B, Criminal Central Staff.

Closing Date: February 28, 2021
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Published On 2/4/2021
Under direction of the General Counsel or the Assistant General Counsel, a Senior Assistant Counsel represents VTA in complex legal matters and serves as primary counsel in complex cases in the areas of labor, contract, civil, and administrative law; and performs tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility and developed expertise.

Under general direction of the General Counsel, or other counsel as designated by the General Counsel, an Assistant Counsel represents VTA in a wide variety of legal matters, and serves as primary or secondary counsel in routine to fairly complex cases/matters in the areas of labor, contract, civil and administrative law (including real property law); and performs tasks relative to assigned areas of responsibility.
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Published On 2/2/2021
Under direction, perform professional legal work for the County of Santa Cruz through the District Attorney’s Office; prepare and prosecute criminal and civil cases in the courts; perform special or supervisory assignments on a rotational basis; and do other work as required. Attorney I is the entry and first professional level in the Attorney series. Incumbents are required to be members of the California State Bar but need no experience practicing law and work under the direction of a more experienced attorney. The list established through this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, substitute, full-time and part-time vacancies. Effective July 11, 2020, this position will be furloughed by 7.5%.
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Published On 2/1/2021
The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is an innovative, nationally-recognized municipal law office working to protect and advance the rights and interests of San Francisco residents.
The Office’s Government Litigation Team seeks a qualified and highly-motivated California-licensed attorney for a full-time position as a Deputy City Attorney (“DCA”).
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Published On 2/1/2021
UC Hastings College of the Law is looking to hire diverse adjunct faculty to teach a range of courses. See here.
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Published On 2/1/2021
The Santa Cruz County Counsel’s Office is seeking an experienced attorney specializing in municipal law. The most competitive candidates will have expertise in handling legal issues for a government agency related to em- ployment/personnel matters and public health care services. Experience handling legal issues related to land use, human services, tax, elections, public contracts, and law enforcement is also beneficial. Candidates should have strong writing skills and be able to draft legal documents, ordinances and contracts. Broad litigation experience is not necessary, but having basic litigation skills will make candidates more competitive for the position (e.g., experience with evidentiary hearings, drafting briefs and position papers, etc.). Effective July 11, 2020, this position has been furloughed by 7.5%.
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Published On 1/22/2021
Perkins Coie LLP is seeking senior-level associates to join its expanding Technology Transactions, and Privacy practice with a focus on financial services technologies.
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Published On 1/22/2021
The ACLU Foundation of Southern California (ACLU SoCal) seeks a Senior Staff Attorney or experienced Staff Attorney to work on the Economic Justice Project’s Dignity for All Project to build and lead litigation, legal, and policy advocacy needed to end homelessness, protect the rights and human dignity of people who are unhoused, and advance housing justice in Southern California communities and beyond.
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