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The following openings were listed with Empire College School of Law on the dates indicated.

Ongoing 2019
JOB #-
POSITION: Ongoing Legal positions with Sonoma County Human Resources Department
LOCATION: Santa Rosa
SALARY: $see county website
HOURS: FT and PT
DESCRIPTION: Current positions include: (apply by date): Supervising Deputy Public Administrator/Guardian/Conservator (4/2), Probation Senior Legal Processor (Continuous) To view the complete position details, or other administrative positions, and apply online, visit us at www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org or phone HR at 707-565-8059.

3-15-19
JOB #-1
POSITION: Contracts Administrator
LOCATION: Santa Rosa
SALARY: $48k-$70k/Yr.DOE
HOURS:Full Time
DESCRIPTION: Negotiates terms and conditions, pricing, scope, schedule, milestones, and deliverables for a variety of contracts. Tracks and informs internal and external customers of contract issues including performing to schedule and budget, achieving milestones, providing all agreed upon deliverables, and identifying and creating solutions for items which are out of scope. Works closely with Program Managers. Understands and manages the current status of each contract including customer, product, scope, areas of risk, and challenges. Responsible for contract close out which includes facilitating the preparation of final invoices, release documents, and customer property dispositions. Proposals: Responsible for proposal input relative to Contract Terms and Conditions, Data Rights, Representations and Certifications, and follow on business activities in response to customer RFPs and unsolicited proposals. Attend proposal meetings, to ensure understanding of requirements, while coordinating and collaborating with Proposal Coordinator, engineering team, business development and Program Managers. Subcontract Liaison: Works closely with purchasing as a subcontracts liaison for complex contracts leading efforts to structure details for SOW preparation of appropriate flow down terms. Qualifications: B.A. degree in finance, accounting, business or related field. Paralegal training may substitute for Bachelors degree. 0-2 years of relevant experience. Experience performing contract administration duties for DoD prime contractor preferred. Training in contract management/administration and CPCM certification preferred. Knowledge of, and the ability to understand and interpret, FARs/DFARs requirements and apply to contracts. Must be a US Citizen or US Person as defined by International Traffic and Arms Regulations (ITAR). Pre-employment drug screening and background checks are standard.

3-13-19
JOB #-28206
POSITION: Legal Secretary
LOCATION: Santa Rosa
SALARY: $35/hr.
HOURS: Full time
DESCRIPTION: Temp to Hire Direct Hire opportunity for the right candidate. DOE Our client seeks a Legal Secretary to support their estate planning activities. In this role, you will draft, revise, and edit estate planning documents, notarize estate planning documents, receive daily mail for attorney, prepare correspondence, maintain the attorneys calendar, pull files for review, create, organize and manage client files, communicate with clients and perform client billing. You are able to work Monday through Friday, 8am to 5 pm. You have: Experience in Estate Planning as a Legal Secretary. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite as well as in: Microsoft Outlook & Timeslips Software. Excellent organizational and communication skills. Pleasant and professional phone manner. Ability to multi-task. Great attention to detail

3-5-19
JOB #-5
POSITION: Family Law Associate Attorney
LOCATION: Napa
SALARY: $DOE.
HOURS: FT
DESCRIPTION: A family law associate attorney licensed in California with (ideally) at least 4 years of recent and significant California family law experience to work in our Napa office to expand and handle our Napa county caseload; Detail oriented "people person" with exceptional writing skills and the ability to use technology and systematic processes to manage a steady caseload. Must be open to working within non-traditional service models in order to meet the changing demands of the consumer legal marketplace. Innovation is appreciated. You must be happy to help high-net worth clients as well as those of modest means. satisfactory driving record, vehicle insurance (at least CA minimum coverage), and reliable transportation; timeliness--we typically work Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Must be willing to undergo a background check. We are unpretentious legal professionals providing fierce and intelligent advocacy for our clients. We strive to improve clients lives during and after their legal journey with us. Our long-standing involvement in our communities and profession allow us to offer unparalleled advice and resources to clients.

3-5-19
JOB #-4
POSITION: Family Law Associate Attorney
LOCATION: Ukiah
SALARY: $DOE.
HOURS: FT
DESCRIPTION: A family law associate attorney licensed in California with 0 to 3 years of family law experience to work in our Ukiah office to assist and be mentored by our current (3/4 time) Ukiah attorney with our Mendocino and Lake County caseloads; Detail oriented "people person" with exceptional writing skills and the ability to use technology and systematic processes to manage a steady caseload. Must be open to working within non-traditional service models in order to meet the changing demands of the consumer legal marketplace. Innovation is appreciated. You must be happy to help high-net worth clients as well as those of modest means. satisfactory driving record, vehicle insurance (at least CA minimum coverage), and reliable transportation; timeliness--we typically work Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Must be willing to undergo a background check. We are unpretentious legal professionals providing fierce and intelligent advocacy for our clients. We strive to improve clients lives during and after their legal journey with us. Our long-standing involvement in our communities and profession allow us to offer unparalleled advice and resources to clients.

3-4-19
JOB #-1
POSITION: Reentry Attorney
LOCATION: San Bernardino
SALARY: $DOE.
HOURS: F/T
DESCRIPTION: The Reentry Attorney will support Time for Change Foundation (TFCF) women and their families by Working on-site as a reentry legal navigation specialist: conducting intakes, providing legal advice and reentry-related support, making strong referrals, and taking on cases for representation as needed, with a strong focus on in-depth legal support related to employment/occupational licensing, housing, and family law issues. Connecting TFCF clients and the San Bernardino community even more deeply to R&Rs statewide Reentry Legal Hotline and other statewide programs. Coordinating regular Know Your Rights trainings, including at TFCF housing locations, inside prisons/jails, ongoing training for TFCF staff and case managers, and in-depth clinics and workshops on key reentry legal topics for TFCF clients. Qualifications: 4-7 years of legal practice. Licensed attorney, active and in good standing, in California. Demonstrated commitment to social, racial, and criminal justice. Culturally sensitive, gender-specific and trauma-informed approach. Strongly preference for someone with experience in family law and dependency law; experience representing systems-impacted parents; and/or experience practicing in criminal defense.

3-4-19
JOB #-1
POSITION: Legal Customer Support Specialist
LOCATION: Petaluma
SALARY: $25/hr.
HOURS: F/T
DESCRIPTION: Looking for someone that is reliable, learns quickly and can multitask. Enjoys helping people and are graceful under pressure. Want to be part of a team that is challenged daily. Communication, both written and oral, are well above average. Have worked in a corporate environment in the past and understand what it means to be professional. Are coachable and look for ways to improve yourself, your team and your company. Understand that the key to taking care of customers is being empathetic and having active listening skills. Duties: Assist customers in resolving issues on the phone, over email and chat. Maintain accurate, detailed and concise customer contact records. Forward appropriate issues to cross functional departments for action and follow up with the customer. Be accountable for your own learning and contribute to the gathering of information for the department. Requirements: Legal industry knowledge and experience is very helpful. Previous customer contact experience, preferably in a corporate environment. Email and chat experience a plus. Experience in SalesForce / ServiceCloud a plus. Stable work history over the past 5 years.

3-1-19
JOB #-2
POSITION: Immigration Staff Attorney
LOCATION: Santa Rosa
SALARY: $81,120-$85,280/yr. DOE.
HOURS: F/T
DESCRIPTION: The Immigration Staff Attorney will work on a variety of cases including removal defense, U and T visa assistance, family-based petitions, and adjustment of status. The attorney will represent detained and non-detained clients in removal proceedings before the San Francisco Immigration Court. The attorney will represent their own clients, and provide legal counsel to immigration caseworkers, with offices co-located at one of our collaborative partner agencies, Catholic Charities. The Immigration Attorney may also conduct outreach in various part of the County as part of the Secure Families Collaborative. Duties: Provide legal advice and counsel on immigration issues to clients. Provide legal representation in immigration matters before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Manage a diverse caseload. Participate in community outreach events. Licensed to practice Law in the State of California. Fluency in Spanish required. Knowledge of immigration law, as reflected in coursework, internships, and/or post-graduate legal experience. Four or more years of immigration experience preferred.

2-25-19
JOB #-1
POSITION: Legal Assistant/ Paralegal
LOCATION: Santa Rosa
SALARY: $DOE.
HOURS: Part Time
DESCRIPTION: Looking for a part time legal assistant or paralegal who can help a litigation attorney in Santa Rosa that has recently picked up many new cases. He is looking for someone that has experience working in a law office that can help keep his office organized and running smooth. Working with files and doing administrative tasks and possibly working with clients. It would be a couple of days a week, maybe more depending on the candidates experience.