Employment Opportunities

Join the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law team and find yourself in the midst of some of the most challenging social justice issues of our time: inequality, domestic violence, and the well-being of poor children, surrounded by a community of knowledgeable, supportive co-workers, volunteers, and attorneys.

All positions are hybrid.

Executive Director

The Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law is poised for a new phase of growth and change, emerging stronger from the pandemic with new Board leadership and a knowledgeable, trained, compassionate, and team-oriented staff. The Board of Directors is seeking a well-rounded Executive Director to lead the Center in delivering free family legal services to underrepresented communities in Los Angeles. This individual will support the sustainability and growth of this highly respected and vitally important organization as it meets the ever-increasing demand for its services. This position requires exceptional management skills to ensure the Center’s financial stability, purposeful infrastructure growth, program effectiveness, and overall success.

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Compensation: The annual salary range for this role is $150,000-$165,000 plus benefits.

How to Apply: Applications are being processed by Morris & Berger. Click here to apply for this position.


Seeking California-accredited lawyers with family law or related experience handling cases, supervising volunteers, legal research, community outreach, drafting, and writing.

  • Staff Attorney/Pro Bono Manager (3+ years experience)

Salary Range: $64,480 – $90,000 commensurate with experience.

How to Apply: Please email a cover letter, resume, and two relevant writing samples to: jobs@hbcfl.org. Please write the job title in the subject line.

Development Professional

Seeking development professional with 3+ years of demonstrated successful experience in foundation and government grant writing and/or private philanthropy, including major donors, annual campaigns, and planned gifts.

Salary Range: $40,000 – $65,000 commensurate with experience.

How to Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume to: jobs@hbcfl.org. Please write “Development Professional” in the subject line.

The Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, creed, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or family status, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, pregnancy (including childbirth and breastfeeding), genetic information, disability or medical condition, military or veteran status or any other indisputable characteristic, or perception of protected status, in accordance with applicable law.