The Legal Director is part of the Sex Workers Project (SWP) Management Team, coordinating and supervising SWP’s direct legal services work, as well as engaging in a leadership role in interdisciplinary work with the SWP public policy, research, communications and development staff.
The Mental Health Project of the Urban Justice Center (MHP) seeks a full-time Staff Attorney to represent clients with mental health concerns in appealing the denial of their claims for Social Security disability benefits.
DVP seeks a legal intern to work within a legal-psychosocial framework with survivors of intimate partner abuse to provide assistance to Family Law attorneys in matters concerning orders of protection, custody, visitation, child/spousal support, and uncontested divorces.
The Domestic Violence Project at the Urban Justice Center is seeking to hire a Intern/Volunteer to assist with DVP’s virtual outreach campaign during this COVID-19 health crisis. Anticipating sharp increases in domestic violence alongside a troubling economic climate for fundraising, DVP is searching for someone who can create compelling storytelling through different platforms to effectively spread DVPs mission to victims as well as build relationships and partnerships with potential donors.
The Safety Net Project offers internships and volunteer opportunities at our Lower Manhattan offices on a rolling basis. We welcome law students, prospective legal fellows, and legal volunteers who would like to help further our efforts to minimize evictions and ensure tenants obtain necessary repairs to their buildings and apartments.
The Peter Cicchino Youth Project of the Urban Justice Center seeks to employ a full-time Temporary Case Manager with 1-3 years of relevant experience for a period of approximately 3 months, likely to begin in April 2020.