Jobs Posted on the Whova Community Board of 2022 Crime Victim Law Conference
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Victim Access Coordinator
South Carolina Victim Assistance Network SCVAN’S APPELLATE LAW CLINIC PARALEGAL
Assist Clinic Staff Attorneys with drafting, filing, and serving legal pleadings and documents Conduct legal research using Fast Case, Lexis or Westlaw (as available) Attend legal consultations between victims and Clinic Staff Attorneys and take detailed meeting notes Provide support, resources, and referrals to victims, victim service providers and volunteer or staff attorneys as necessary Check/respond or forward mail and emails to appropriate Clinic Attorney (regularly and respond immediately/reasonably) to review and determine responses, next steps, etc. Work with the other SCVAN advocates, complete intakes by telephone as assigned Organize all electronic client files using CLIO case management system by keeping folders up to date and filing documents in respective folders Provide administrative assistance including but not limited to court scheduling, general correspondence, checking and sorting mail, monthly reimbursement & mileage forms, and maintaining client files Collaborate with the project Attorneys to identify opportunities in the community to serve as an ambassador for the Clinic project and coordinate, design, and implement current efforts to inform individuals and communities about SCVAN’s services Engage in outreach across the state to spread awareness of our program and its technology by attending community and project partner events, meetings, and other relevant engagements Manage communication between Clinic staff and organizations that serve victims and members of the community Help complete and compile all information/statistics for all grant reports, and completing other delegated tasks, as requested
The ideal candidate will have experience in assisting with filing appeals in the South Carolina Supreme Court, South Carolina Court of Appeals and lower courts and have knowledge of the appellate filing process and timelines.
Farmworker Rights Staff Attorney
Georgia Legal Services Program The Farmworker Rights Division of Georgia Legal Services Program is hiring a full-time Staff Attorney to help lead our work on behalf of seasonal and migrant farmworkers in Georgia.
You will be an integral part of a small team of dedicated advocates working to advance our clients’ claims under various laws, including the federal Fair Labor Standards Act, Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act, and Trafficking Victims Protection Act. You will also participate in projects geared to improving the working and living conditions of farmworkers in Georgia. With the dramatic increase in labor trafficking cases, we have more opportunities to work on interesting and impactful federal litigation and administrative advocacy in Georgia.
Attorneys, Paralegals, & Admin Staff Openings
Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida Inc. Positions remain open until filled, so please check our website often at https://www.coasttocoastlegalaid.org/careers/. CCLA is an equal opportunity employer and provider. Please email cover letter, resume, and at least three references to CCLAemployment@legalaid.org with “Attorney for Name of Position” in subject line. To learn more about our organization, please see our website https://www.coasttocoastlegalaid.org/ and social media platforms linked on our website.
Emergency Support Shelter A community based advocacy position supporting survivors of sexual assault in South West Washington State. This position is full time, and includes hospital response.
Crime Victim Advocate
Emergency Support shelter This position supports survivors of crimes apart from intimate partner dv or sexual assault. The scope is wide, and there is a lot of opportunity to grow and enhance the program.