Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

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Position Description
This is an exciting opening for a year-long, part-time consultant to coordinate the efforts of a multi-organizational campaign in defense of family-based immigration in the United States. The campaign manager would help lead the efforts of Asian Americans Advancing Justice (Advancing Justice) and several partner organizations (campaign in formation), to defend against the alarming escalation of attacks on America’s family-based immigration system and empower Asian American and other affected communities to advance an inclusive...

Position Summary:  This is a full-time non-exempt position. Advancing Justice-LA seeks a case coordinator to work with our removal defense clients. This position will work in the immigration unit and report directly to the Supervising Attorney.

Responsibilities and Duties:

• Assist clients with navigating the immigration process by addressing individual psychosocial needs, encouraging family involvement, and assisting in the creation of a reintegration plan to enable individuals to become more fully functional.

• Develop...

Position Summary
Advancing Justice-LA seeks a full-time bilingual Legal Advocate fluent in Hindi and English, to help launch and staff a legal helpline that expands citizenship services to low-income, limited English speaking immigrants. The Asian Language Legal Intake Program (ALLIP) is recognized nationally as a model for its innovation and its ability to expand legal representation and advice to Asian clients in Los Angeles and Orange Counties.
Responsibilities and Duties:
This is an exciting new opportunity to help shape and coordinate the joint programming of Asian Americans Advancing Justice (Advancing Justice), a national affiliation of five leading organizations advocating for the civil and human rights of Asian Americans and other underserved communities to promote a fair and equitable society for all. The affiliation’s members are: Advancing Justice – AAJC (Washington, D.C.), Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus (San Francisco), Advancing Justice – Atlanta, Advancing Justice – Chicago, and Advancing Justice – Los Angeles.

Position Summary:  This position is a full time exempt position. Under general supervision of the Vice President, the Director of Human Resources assesses, makes recommendations and implements human resource programs and policies for staffing, compensation, benefits, employee recognition, relations, training and safety. The Director supports staff and agency operations by supporting safety and facility operations.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Primary resource for agency HR needs, including research, interpretation and...

Position Summary: As a data manager, you will be responsible for compiling actionable insights from data and assisting legal services directors and managers build data-driven processes. Your role will involve driving initiatives to optimize for operational excellence and service. This hourly position reports to the Information Technology Director.

Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Ensure that flows smoothly from source to destination so that it can be processed
  • Utilize strong database skills to work with...

Position Summary:  This position will be a part of Advancing Justice – Los Angeles’ Impact Litigation team, which has successfully brought high impact, community-based litigation to advance our organization’s mission.  We have litigated ground-breaking cases in the areas of labor trafficking; low-wage workers’ right; race, national origin and religious discrimination; immigrants’ rights; education rights; and voting rights, amongst others.  The position will expand the impact of our litigation across the country, particularly in underserved areas, by identifying,...

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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
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395


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.