Law Office Program – 10585

Training or Internship
Oakland, CA
Posted 3 weeks ago

Start Date: November–December 2021
Training Duration: 12–18 months
Compensation: $14.00 per hour
Housing: not provided
Number of Position Offered: 1

Host Company Description:

Litigating cases at all levels, this public interest and civil rights law firm aims to help those marginalized by society. Giving legal assistance that is understandable and clear to everyone regardless of language or status is a core value of the firm. The firm practices law in the San Francisco Bay area with offices in Oakland.

Position Description:

  • Participate in opportunities to learn and work on all aspects of cases
  • Conduct intake, legal research, and investigation
  • Prepare and file complaints
  • Participate in deposition, trial, resolution, and appeal processes

Applicant Qualifications:

  • To apply for the Internship program, applicants must be full-time university students with academic focus in law studies OR have graduated less than 12 months from the internship begin date.
  • To apply for the Trainee program, applicants must hold law degrees and have at least 1 year of professional work experience related to the degree, OR be career professionals of 5 or more years in the field
  • Applicants must speak advanced English with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working as a paralegal is preferred but not required
  • Familiarity with legal research
  • Familiarity with drafting legal documents
  • Spanish language proficiency is a plus

How to Apply:

  1. Submit a professional resume with a professional photograph
  2. Indicate availability dates (start and end dates)
  3. Indicate this offer number and title

Job Features

Job CategoryPublic Administration and Law

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