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STAFF ATTORNEY, AIDS Legal Referral Panel (ALRP)

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AIDS Legal Referral Panel of the San Francisco Bay Area


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Published 16 days ago

March 9, 2020
February 29, 2020
$70,000 - $70,000

Staff Attorney sought for nonprofit providing legal services for people with HIV/AIDS.  Seeking a motivated individual interested in working in cooperative, flexible office, committed to social justice.  Salary: $70,000. Excellent benefits. People of color, women, and those with disabilities, including HIV, encouraged to apply. Position open until filled.

General Purpose:            

To provide legal services to people living with HIV/AIDS and to connect clients with ALRP Panel Attorneys.

 

Responsibilities include

 

·        Conduct client intake interviews, provide information and referrals.

·        Provide advocacy and legal representation in civil legal matters, especially housing.

·        Refer clients to appropriate services providers or panel attorneys.

·        Train and supervise law clerks.

·        Maintain accurate computerized client files and provide reports to Executive Director.

·        Conduct outreach and training sessions on a variety of legal issues for clients and HIV/AIDS service providers.

·        Assist Executive Director and Volunteer Coordinator in recruiting new panel attorneys by developing culturally sensitive trainings and materials.

·        Attend community events to increase ALRP’s visibility in the community.

·        Perform general office duties and special projects as assigned.

 

Qualifications

·        Active membership with the State Bar of California.

·        Experience working with low-income individuals, people with mental health disabilities, people living with HIV/AIDS, people of color, substance users, people with a history of homelessness or incarceration, and people in the LGBT community. 

·        Ability to work collaboratively as part of team.

·        Experience in estate planning, consumer law, negotiation, and mediation preferred but not required.

·        Strong public speaking and writing skills.

·        Strong organizational skills and ability to work well under tight deadlines.

·        Bilingual Spanish, a plus.

Staff Attorney sought for nonprofit providing legal services for people with HIV/AIDS.  Seeking a motivated individual interested in working in cooperative, flexible office, committed to social justice.  Salary: $70,000. Excellent benefits…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • J.D. Required

How to Apply

Please submit resume and cover letter to bill@alrp.org or to:

Bill Hirsh

AIDS Legal Referral Panel

1663 Mission St, Suite 500

San Francisco, CA 94103

Please submit resume and cover letter to bill@alrp.org or to:

Bill Hirsh

AIDS Legal Referral Panel

1663 Mission St, Suite 500

San Francisco, CA 94103

Location

1663 Mission Street, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94103

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