Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

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Position Summary:  
Under the supervision of the Education Equity Director and Interim Policy Strategist, the Community and Policy Advocate is involved in legislative advocacy and partner engagement through grasstops organizing, coalition building, community and partner engagement, strategic policy planning, and provides coordination assistance to organizational policy efforts. 
Responsibilities and Duties:
Policy Advocacy and Coalition...
Position Summary: As part of our Impact Litigation Unit and under the direction of the Supervising Attorney, the Staff Attorney – Workers’ Rights is responsible for performing client counseling and representation duties.  The Staff Attorney meets with and advises clients of legal rights and issues, conducts legal research and writing, prepares court forms, and performs other legal duties.  In addition, the Staff Attorney conducts Community Outreach and Education work, such as working with clients and their communities to organize meetings, workshops, and rallies...
Position Summary:  
Reporting to the Vice President, the Survivor and Family Empowerment (SAFE) Program Director creates the vision and plans for the future of domestic violence family law work at Asian Americans Advancing Justice – LA.  The SAFE Program Director also oversees and leads a diverse team of attorneys, legal assistant/advocate, and interns.  In addition to supervising staff, the SAFE Director ensures grant management tasks are complete and handles a limited number of non-domestic violence family law cases.  This position will work...
Position Summary:  
The Survivor and Family Empowerment (SAFE) Project Staff Attorney will be responsible for coordinating and providing family law legal assistance, with a focus on serving domestic violence survivors. The SAFE Project focuses on assisting domestic violence survivors with family law matters, as well the indigent and limited-English proficient immigrant community. 
Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Handle a variety of family law cases, including domestic violence...
Position Summary: For over three decades, Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles has engaged in advocacy, community education, poll monitoring and litigation to secure the voting rights of AANHPI guaranteed by law. Advancing Justice-LA seeks an independent Voting Rights Attorney to lead efforts to ensure that minority and limited English speaking voters have full access to voting as required by the Voting Rights Act.  In particular, the federal Voting Rights Act (VRA) protects racial and language minorities against discrimination in order to ensure their...


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Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356
도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583


Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.