GOLDEN STATE UNIVERSITY is hiring a Visiting Associate Professor and Clinical Staff Attorney for its Women's Employment Rights Clinic.
Golden Gate University School of Law invites applications for a Visiting Associate Professor and Clinical Staff Attorney for a one-year appointment to teach in the Women’s Employment Rights Clinic at Golden Gate University School of Law.
This position will have primary responsibility for day-to-day supervision of student clinicians, will handle and develop clinic litigation, policy work and community collaboration, and will assist in teaching the clinic seminar. In addition, the staff attorney will assist in administrative responsibilities, including student outreach and recruitment and other duties as assigned by the Clinic Director. Finally, the staff attorney as a member of the faculty will perform regular faculty duties including participation at faculty meetings, participation on faculty committees, and support for law school recruitment efforts, and outreach.
Candidates must have a JD degree;
Bar membership in California;
Must have at least six years of litigation experience and be an experienced litigator, with skills and willingness to take primary responsibility in Clinic cases;
Experience working with low-income communities, immigrant communities and vulnerable populations strongly preferred;
Prior clinical teaching experience and/or experience in supervising law clerks strongly preferred;
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
High degree of professionalism in all aspects of lawyering, including in dealings with staff, colleagues, and opponents; and
Strong organizational skills and work ethic.
All applicants must present outstanding academic credentials, excellent teaching skills, and commitment to the institutional and Clinic mission. Candidates are encouraged to apply by April 30, 2021.
To learn more about the Clinic, visit www.ggu.edu/law/werc.
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