Directing Attorney - San Luis Obispo

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Job location
175 Santa Rosa Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
California Rural Legal Assistance, INC
Street address: 
1430 Franklin St Suite 103
City: 
Oakland
State: 
California
ZIP: 
94612
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

WHO WE ARE: Founded in 1966, CRLA’s mission is to fight for justice and individual rights alongside the most exploited communities of our society. Through a network of regional offices and cross-cutting programs, CRLA provides legal services to over 27,000 low-income people annually. Our work impacts farmworkers, individuals with disabilities, immigrant populations, LGBT communities, women, children and families in rural areas.

Position: Directing Attorney
Experience: 0-3 years active civil legal practice
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Location: San Luis Obispo, CA
Term of Employment: Regular, Full-Time
Other: FLSA Exempt, Non-Union Position

Position Description: Reporting to the Executive Director and the Deputy Director, the CRLA Directing Attorney is responsible for the overall provision of legal services to the low-income client community in the service area and the day to day operations of the local field office. This includes supervising, training and motivating local office staff to provide the highest quality legal services in accordance with CRLA program guidelines, the ABA Standards for Providers of Civil Legal Services and the Code of Professional Responsibility.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE (SEE LINK BELOW):

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/index.php?/job/apply&clientkey=9FCEC...

Requirements: 

•Admitted to practice law before the court of any state.
•Admitted to practice law in the State of California or willingness to take the next California Bar Exam.
•Three (3) years minimum experience managing law office and staff
•Three (3) years minimum litigation experience
•Demonstrated commitment to working with low-income clients.
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Ability to meet deadlines and perform multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail.
•Excellent demonstrated people skills and the ability to maintain positive relations with a diverse population.

To apply: 

TO APPLY, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE (SEE LINK BELOW):

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/index.php?/job/apply&clientkey=9FCEC...

Notes: 
California Rural Legal Assistance thrives on our diversity and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourage women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, veterans, persons with disabilities, and persons from other underrepresented groups to apply.
Salary range: 
55,400 to 83,000
Submission deadline: 
Friday, January 4, 2019
Expiration date: 
Saturday, January 5, 2019