Superior Court of California, County of Kings
Part-Time Family Law Facilitator / Self-Help Center Attorney
The Superior Court of California, County of Kings, has one
opening for a part-time benefited (50%) position (2.5 days a week)
for an Attorney for the Family Law Facilitator / Self-Help Center
program. This is established as a FLSA Exempt and At-Will position.
Position is located at the Hanford Courthouse.
This is a Family Law Facilitator / Self Help Center Attorney
position under the general direction of the Presiding Judge or
Court Executive Officer. This professional level position is
responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operation of programs
providing legal services to litigants not represented by counsel.
The position is responsible for meeting all grant related
requirements of Family Law Facilitators Office and the Self-Help
The Family Law Facilitator (Attorney) provides services mandated
by Family Code 10000-10012. As the Family Law Facilitator, the
incumbent facilitates and expedites family law proceedings related
to child support, spousal support, paternity establishment and
disestablishment, and health care insurance and expenses.
As the Attorney for the Self-Help Center, the incumbent
facilitates and expedites proceedings related to dissolution, legal
separation, nullity, parentage, child custody and visitation,
property division, stepparent adoption, domestic violence
restraining orders, probate guardianships, and answers to limited
civil actions, unlawful detainers, small claims, and
conservatorships. The Attorney also recommends, develops,
implements and coordinates all aspects of the Courts public access
and outreach efforts in conjunction with the Civil Division Manager
who oversees the Self-Help Center & the Court employees assigned to
the Self-Help Center.