Careers

Current Job Openings

Development Director

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area seeks a fund development professional who will develop strategies and execute LCCR’s comprehensive fund development plan; join LCCR’s senior leadership team and help integrate program development, communications, and sustainability planning with fund development; galvanize LCCR’s team of enthusiastic fundraisers including the Board, staff, and contract professionals; be part of a dedicated staff seeking to strengthen the nexus of impact litigation, legal services, policy advocacy, and community organizing. To learn more about the position, click here.

Communications Manager

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area seeks a creative Communications Manager with strong writing skills, media relations experience, and social marketing ability to join our fast-paced, dynamic public interest legal organization.

The Communications Manager is an integral part of the LCCR team, helping to amplify the civil rights work being done across the organization. The Manager works closely with LCCR staff to design strategies for all aspects of external and internal communications to amplify the messages and advocacy priorities of the organization. The Manager is responsible for press, social media, website and community outreach; serves as the lead writer of organizational reports, press releases, outreach materials and other advisories/collateral; and oversees the communications systems to monitor media. To learn more about the position, click here.

SENIOR LITIGATION ATTORNEY

The Senior Litigation Attorney is an integral part of the Lawyers’ Committee’s commitment to cutting-edge civil rights work. At a historic time of need and possibility, this attorney will work primarily on our racial and economic justice dockets, developing and leading litigation. Potential first projects include litigation related to bail reform, discriminatory policing, debtors’ prison/fines and fees, and constitutional challenges to state civil seizures including towing and personal belongings. To learn more about the position, click here.

EJW Skadden Fellowships Sponsorship

LCCR is interested in sponsoring applicants for fellowships, including the Skadden and Equal Justice Works Fellowship Programs, for the 2019-2021 cycle. LCCR is particularly interested in potentially sponsoring projects in the following areas:
 Immigration Enforcement/Detention Accountability
 Economic Justice
 Education Equity
 Police Violence/Harassment
 Community Economic Development
 Other projects in the areas of racial justice, economic empowerment and/or immigrant justice.

For more information on the projects LCCR would like to sponsor, and for application information, click here.

Clinics Coordinator

LCCR is seeking a Clinics Coordinator to coordinate our Glide and Second Chance clinics and work with clients and attorneys to help resolve a broad range of legal issues, from fighting illegal bail contracts to stabilizing a family’s affordable housing. The Clinics Coordinator will also help identify trends in the legal issues that arise, and connect clients to LCCR’s policy advocacy and impact litigation. To learn more about the position, please click here.

Litigation Paralegal

The Litigation Paralegal is integral to LCCR’s impact advocacy for racial and economic justice. The Paralegal will research and help draft policy advocacy reports, do filings, citechecking and evidence gathering for impact litigation, write and monitor public records act requests, and help manage administrative details for the Legal Director as needed. To learn more about the position, please click here.