Community Justice Project
100 Fifth Avenue
The Community Justice Project seeks a full-time legal assistant to work in its Pittsburgh office.
CJP is a statewide legal aid program that is part of Pennsylvania’s Legal Aid Network. It specializes in class action and other litigation and advocacy on behalf of Pennsylvania’s low income residents. CJP conducts broad advocacy in all forms and subject areas, which include civil rights, employment, housing, community development, consumer, immigration, immigrant rights, and public benefits. CJP works with local legal aid programs across the state, but it also does its own outreach, including to Hispanic communities, from offices in Reading, Hazleton, Harrisburg, and Pittsburgh.