Work on cases involving claims of wrongful conviction alongside post-conviction counsel at the Loyola Project for the Innocent. The Staff Attorney will supervise law students and interns on their assigned cases.
Juris Doctor Degree
Member in good standing of the California State Bar required.
Juris Doctor Degree and be a member in good standing of the California State Bar required.
A minimum one year of experience practicing law (will consider law school clinical experience). Prior post-conviction, criminal, or other in-court litigation experience or training is valued and strongly preferred.
Must have strong case management, legal research, and writing skills. Must be able to work with a diverse group of constituencies from different culture, geographic and economic backgrounds, including individuals with criminal history and history of severe trauma. Ability to work collaboratively and handle multiple demands in a busy work environment. Maintain a high level of confidentiality and discretion.
Demonstrated computer competency and knowledgeable of Microsoft Office systems.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.