Neighborhood Justice Center

NJC is legal service corporation that has been providing comprehensive criminal defense services to low-income and indigent people in the East Metro area with a focus on communities of color since 1973.

The agency focuses its work in St. Paul, Minnesota, and the surrounding East Metro area.

Learn more about the services and vital role the Neighborhood Justice Center provides the community.


*** Community Advocate/Investigator Position Available ***

The Neighborhood Justice Center is now hiring a full-time Community Advocate/ Investigator. Please review the attached detailed job posting and feel free to send it to anyone you think may be a good fit for this position.

NJC is a non-profit, community oriented criminal defense law firm who serves only the indigent, focusing on seeking justice for communities of color. Our office actively fights for the rights of the community to help ensure that all our clients, including those who do not speak English, may not have permanent status in the U.S. and/or are traditionally disenfranchised have equal access to justice.

Qualified candidates must have the ability to work well with diverse clientele, and have experience with criminal and social justice issues. A degree in a related field is preferred (paralegal, language studies, social justice, social services, criminal justice, chemistry…). Bilingual individuals are encouraged to apply, but a second language is not required for this position. Persons of color and GLBTQ are also encouraged to apply.

NJC offers a competitive compensation package including paid health, life and disability insurance, substantial paid time off and holidays, as well as a 401K retirement match contribution.

If interested, please apply via email no later than August 2, 2018, at 4:00pm.

Download the PDF document – Investigator_ Advocate Posting 07.13.18