901 Corporate Center Drive Suite 520
Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers is a non-profit organization responsible for providing legal representation for indigent parent clients in Juvenile Dependency Court.
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 determine their client’s interests and desires and advocated for those interest and desires whenever ethically possible.
- 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.
Minimum Education Required