Employment Opportunities at LACBA

The Los Angeles County Bar Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefit package. The Human Resources Department will list on this page vacancies in all departments of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Unless otherwise indicated, resumes may be mailed to employment@lacba.org.

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Job Title: Marketing Specialist

Date Issued: April 17, 2018

Salary: $50,000-$55,000 depending upon experience

Job Description:
The Los Angeles County Bar Association, one of the largest voluntary metropolitan bar associations in the country, is currently seeking a marketing specialist to support the Director of Marketing and Marketing Manager in the development, implementation and execution of strategic and impactful marketing programs. 

The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of marketing experience and must exhibit sound judgment; be deadline and team-oriented; have strong interpersonal skills; have strong writing, proofing and editing skills; and an ability to adjust to a changing work environment and priorities.

Experience with email marketing campaigns, product and sales support, a working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and HTML coding, CRM and CMS and account management/customer relationships is a plus. 

The position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or related field.

To apply for this position please send your letter and resume to opportunities@lacba.org


Job Title: Project Attorney, Domestic Violence Project

Issued/Date Revised: March 21, 2018

Salary: $56,000-$60,000 depending upon experience

General Job Summary:
For more than three decades, victims of domestic violence have made the courageous trip to Los Angeles Superior Court seeking help. Navigating the judicial maze that comprises Stanley Mosk Courthouse at First and Hill in Los Angeles is an intimidating task. Still, every day they seek help from of the Los Angeles County Bar Association Domestic Violence Project. Serving over 5,000 people a year, and sent by law enforcement, shelters, social workers. Or sometimes, driven by their desire for physical salvation and safety.

Under the supervision of the DVP Director, the Project Attorney:

  • Supports the Project Director, who carries out the policies, programs of the Domestic Violence Project, in consultation with the LACBA executive and support staff, and with any helpful input from LACBA’s Counsel for Justice Leaders
  • Skilled in providing legal services to a diverse population
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment where thousands of clients are assisted each year
  • Ability to supervise attorneys and law students who provide legal services
  • Ability to work in collaboration with other legal services providers and be able to determine appropriate referrals to them
  • Ability to produce and compile statistical information needed for ongoing grant applications
  • Supports the Project Director, who develops, implements and administers a plan for the training and scheduling of project volunteers, which includes the preparation and printing of training manuals, publicity, compliance with MCLE requirements, and all other aspects in consultation with the LACBA executive and support staff.
  • Supports the Project Director in acting as a liaison with the judges and other court officials with whom the Domestic Violence project comes in contact.
  • Supports the Project Director in acting as an official liaison of the Project and Projects, Inc. to the Los Angeles County Superior Court, the Los Angeles County Domestic Violence Council, Family Court Services Domestic Violence Task Force and other similar committees, agencies or organizations.
  • Assists in ongoing exploration and development of new revenue streams for the Project and for Counsel for Justice, collectively.  Assists in the creation of reports, articles, outreach to volunteers and donors that support the fundraising efforts and goals of Counsel for Justice.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Bilingual Spanish required
  • Jurist Doctorate degree is required, 2-4 years recommended
  • Experience in Domestic Violence casework recommended
  • Experience and demonstrated effectiveness in supervision of operations and personnel in a legal project environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency in team-building and strong interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated skills in organization and problem solving

To apply for this position please send your letter and resume to job@lacba.org


Job Title: Graphic Designer

Classification: Exempt

Issued/Date Revised: January 24, 2018

Salary: $50,000-$70,000 depending upon experience

General Job Summary:
The Graphic Designer will analyze, plan and create visual solutions for LACBA's many operations. This will be accomplished through applying specialized techniques within various forms of media, from website design to corporate branding. This will include both print and electronic versions. The designer will create event graphics,  ad campaigns, and designs for magazines and websites. The designer will incorporate our branding design, as well as create visual solutions.

Job Duties:

  • Solve visual problems and challenges in a creative way
  • Illustrate concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style and related aesthetic concepts
  • Obtain approval of concept by submitting rough layout
  • Complete projects by coordinating with staff, outside agencies, art services, printers, etc.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Logo design, banner ads, invitations, signs and decorations for events
  • Resize and edit graphics
  • Manage and maintain graphic library


  • Bachelor of Arts degree in graphic design or related field
  • At least five to seven years of graphic design experience
  • Experience with Adobe Suite
  • Knowledge about design elements, color and composition
  • Presentation skills
  • Proficient on both PC and MAC
  • CSS skills preferred
  • Basic Flash skills preferred
  • Artistic sensibility
  • Layout skills
  • Creativity, flexibility
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Knowledge of current design software, laser printers, graphic tablets and scanners
  • Agency experience helpful
  • Team player—ability to prioritize, work with multiple departments simultaneously


To apply for this position please send your letter and resume to opportunities@lacba.org


Job Title: Meeting & Events Specialist

This position serves as the liaison for multiple internal client groups within the Los Angeles County Bar Association, with primary responsibility for the budgeting, planning, logistics and management of a high volume of programs and events for those client groups.

This position has three general areas of responsibility:

  • Acts as primary staff liaison to multiple internal client groups (such as Sections, Committees, other volunteer groups, or other Association Projects), including planning and oversight of most group events and other activities.
  • Acts as project manager for one or more of the general association’s large-scale annual programs and events, including budget responsibility.
  • Acts as an integrated team member in the Events, Multimedia, and CLE Department, with consistent and successful participation in meeting departmental goals and procedures.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages all creative and operational aspects of event development and production, including goals, objectives, and outcomes
  • Create, manage and be accountable for event budgets and exhibit sound fiscal judgment.
  • Monitors other (non-event related) expenditures and financial operations for the assigned groups or projects to ensure compliance with the Association policies and guidelines.
  • Prepares production schedules and timetables for programs and events.
  • Works cooperatively with volunteers and other Association staff to plan, organize and support programs and events, including on-site support, as needed.
  • Develops, produces and implements event marketing strategies and marketing collateral -- i.e., brochures, e-bursts, ads, etc.
  • Under supervision of department’s operations manager and sr. manager of events, negotiates with outside vendors for hotel services, catering services, and audio-visual services.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • BA or BS degree is strongly preferred. Equivalent experience in event planning and/or project management may be considered.
  • Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in Event Production or Event Marketing.
  • Strong interpersonal, and communication skills, both oral and written, are essential.
  • Consistently diplomatic, professional, and solution-focused
  • Service oriented, with strong organizational skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • Candidate must be computer literate, able to successfully handle multiple priorities, and have experience managing project budgets.
  • Demonstrated skills in organization, analysis and problem solving.
  • Must be able to work some weekends, evenings, and holidays
  • Meeting and event specialists must have the ability to travel to off-site locations for program staffing -- i.e., car.

Job Type: Full-time

  • Salary: $40,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year

Required education:

  • Bachelor's degree

Please send resume and cover letter to job@lacba.org.

Revised: 01/31/18


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