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Senior Attorney

Presencial
El trabajo se debe realizar en o cerca de San Francisco, CA
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Publicado hace 23 días

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Tipo de contrato
A Tiempo Completo
Educación
Judicatura
Nivel de Experiencia
Mando intermedio
Salario
USD $100.000 - $120.000 / año

Descripción

Tenderloin Housing Clinic (THC) is looking for a Senior Attorney who wants be part of an organization that positively changes lives!


ABOUT the THC Legal Office:

The THC Legal Office provides legal representation to low and moderate income tenants in San Francisco in all aspects of housing law. The Staff Attorney represents tenants citywide facing Ellis Act and Owner/Relative Move In evictions, and in affirmative lawsuits to remedy poor conditions, wrongful eviction and harassment. The THC Legal Office is committed to providing the highest level of representation and excellent results for its clients.


DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Counsel tenants to achieve resolution of disputes with their landlord.
  • Litigation of cases on behalf of tenants: initial investigation, drafting complaints and responsive pleadings, discovery, dispositive motions, trials and appeals.
  • Assignment of litigation on more complex cases.
  • Work with community organizations to advance tenants’ rights.
  • Compliance reporting for government contracts.


REQUIREMENTS:

A successful candidate will possess the following:

  • California Bar membership
  • 5 years of civil or criminal litigation experience required; 10 years preferred.
  • Must have significant trial experience.
  • Must have fully developed litigation skills with need for minimal courtroom supervision
  • Commitment to advancing the rights of the underrepresented
  • Understanding and interest in working with low-income and minority clients
  • Ability to independently handle a moderate-large case load
  • Fluency in Spanish, Cantonese or Mandarin preferred.

Tenderloin Housing Clinic (THC) is looking for a Senior Attorney who wants be part of an organization that positively changes lives!


ABOUT the THC Legal Office:

The THC Legal Office provides legal representation to low and moderate income…

Compensación

BONUS STRUCTURE:

Pay bonus issued after successful 90-day introductory period and after first year of employment.


BENEFITS:

THC offers a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, and vision insurance for full-time employees and their eligible spouse/children, as well as a 403b plan, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, long-term disability, 12 paid vacation and 14 sick days, 11 paid holidays and 4 floating holidays annually.

BONUS STRUCTURE:

Pay bonus issued after successful 90-day introductory period and after first year of employment.


BENEFITS:

THC offers a comprehensive benefits program…

Ubicación

Presencial
710 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

Cómo aplicar

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter.

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter.

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