"LEGAL AID FOUNDATION OF LOS ANGELES"
POSITION: STAFF ATTORNEYS; Domestic Violence
LOCATION: Various Locations in Los Angeles County
SALARY: $3,333 - $5,029/month DOE, Excellent benefits Full Time-18 Month Position
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Continuous until position is filled
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION - The Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA) is one of the largest legal services programs in the United States, with approximately 98 employees, including 42 attorneys. The Program has an annual operating budget of more than seven million dollars, and LAFLA provides legal services to approximately 21,000 indigent residents of Los Angeles each year. LAFLA has offices in Santa Monica, Central Los Angeles, East Los Angeles, South Los Angeles and West Los Angeles.
Active membership in the California State Bar
HOW TO APPLY - Please submit a resume to Diane Talamantez, Human Resources, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, 1102 S. Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90019.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - Selection will be based solely on merit and will be without discrimination because of age, race, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, mental or physical disability.
Our firm has openings for litigation associates with 2-4 years of quality experience in the following areas:
insurance bad faith, environmental, governmental, professional E&O, construction defects, business, commercial, real estate. We prefer a reasonably good academic background with excellent writing and analytical skills. Primarily, we defend individuals, public and private companies, insurance companies and governments. We also represent plaintiffs.
Our firm was founded in 1954 by Hon. Louis Welch. Some of our judicial alumni: Hon. William Rylaarsdam (Court of Appeals, 4th Dist), Hon. Lawrence Crispo (L.A. Superior Court) and Hon. Phillip Argento (Pasadena Municipal Court).
If you are interested in applying, please send your resume and a writing sample with a covering letter mentioning this email. Thank you.