Geography US: Southern California

Supervising Attorney- Right to Counsel

LAFLA is currently accepting applications for the position of Supervising Attorney. The Project: The Stay Housed Los Angeles is a new project to bring much needed eviction defense resources to tenants in Los Angeles County Communities and may be the first steps towards a “Right to Counsel” for tenant eviction defense. The team will work in collaboration with other internal and external eviction defense projects as well as a multi-organizational coalition.

Executive Assistant – Administration

LAFLA seeks a highly-organized and experienced Executive Assistant to provide outstanding administrative support to the Executive Director.  The Executive Assistant will ensure the smooth operation of the Office of the Executive Director by planning and managing key operational activities including: coordinating and supporting the calendar and activities of the Executive Director and other senior leaders including calls, meetings, presentations, and other communications.  The Executive Assistant must be a seasoned professional knowledgeable in working with Boards of Directors. 

Attorney – Renters Small Claims Project

LAFLA is currently accepting applications for the position of Attorney. The Project: Renters Small Claims Project: This is a new project meant to address an unmet need Los Angeles renters have regarding both small claims defense to landlord unpaid rent claims created by AB 3088, and renters’ small claims suits for unreturned security deposits, habitability issues and other unlawful landlord practices.

Paralegal- Renters Small Claims Project

LAFLA is currently accepting applications for the position of Paralegal. The Project: Renters Small Claims Project: This is a new project meant to address an unmet need Los Angeles renters have regarding both small claims defense to landlord unpaid rent claims created by AB 3088, and renters’ small claims suits for unreturned security deposits, habitability issues and other unlawful landlord practices.

Attorney – Eviction Defense Center

LAFLA is currently accepting applications for the position of Attorney. The Workgroup or Project: The Eviction Defense Center (EDC) provides housing rights information and direct representation for individuals facing eviction. EDC prevents housing-subsidy residents and Section 8 voucher holders from losing their housing and/or subsidies, and preserves Rent Stabilized Ordinance (RSO) tenancies—as well as prevents RSO violations. Also, EDC helps clients living in uninhabitable conditions get repairs or reductions in rent.

Volunteer Coordinator (Attorney Position) – Right to Counsel Project

LAFLA is currently accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Coordinator. The Project: Stay Housed Los Angeles is a new project to bring much needed eviction defense resources to tenants in Los Angeles City Communities and may be the first steps towards a “Right to Counsel” for tenant eviction defense. The team will work in collaboration with other internal and external eviction defense projects as well as a multi-organizational coalition.

Paralegal – Housing & Communities Workgroup

LAFLA is currently accepting applications for the position of Paralegal. The Housing and Communities Workgroup prevents unfair displacement and preserves and expands affordable housing. It also defends the rights of unhoused individuals and families, and provides legal support to community-based organizations seeking to build healthy, economically vibrant communities.