Directing Attorney

Reporting to the Program 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.

Directing Attorney, Watsonville

Reporting to the Regional Director of Advocacy, 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.

Fresno Legal Fellow/Staff Attorney

Root & Rebound seeks a legal fellow/attorney looking to build their social justice career and lawyering skills, to support women of color impacted by mass incarceration in Central Valley.

Fresno Site Director & Staff Attorney

Root & Rebound seeks a compassionate, experienced, versatile, and social-justice minded leader to oversee our growing Central Valley office and practice.

Housing Law Team Lead

The Housing Team Leader will provide thoughtful leadership regarding housing issues; deciding the circumstances that require policy and/or systems-change remedies and the ways in which CCLS’s work can drive a racially equitable solution, in both individual and impact cases.  The Team Leader will be expected to strategize and determine the most effective tools to use in each case or issue(s) at hand—e.g, litigation, advocacy, community legal education, while maintaining an appropriate balance between the individual and the impact work.  

Legal Director

The Legal Director is a key member—with the Executive Director, the Director of Administration, the Development Director, and the Fiscal Director—of CCLS’s senior leadership team. The Legal Director’s role is central to CCLS’s commitment to meeting client needs through a thoughtful, affirmative, aggressive, and client-centered advocacy program. The Legal Director’s core responsibility is to monitor, develop, shape, coordinate, and direct the work of CCLS attorneys and advocates.