The Detroit Justice Center is founded on the belief that we cannot build cities that work for everyone without remedying the impacts of mass incarceration and transforming our justice system. We are looking for creative, experienced professionals to support our mission to deliver community lawyering services, create economic opportunities, and promote just cities.

We strongly encourage people of color, women, LGBTQ people, people with disabilities, and individuals with past involvement in the justice system or who have loved ones currently or formerly in the justice system to apply.

Career Opportunities

Office Manager The Detroit Justice Center (DJC), an innovative community law practice, seeks a full-time Office Manager. DJC is founded on the belief that we cannot build cities that work for everyone without remedying the impacts of mass incarceration and transforming our justice system. This position is a unique opportunity to support DJC in its mission to deliver community lawyering…
Internal Job Posting Job Title: Adjunct Instructor, Movement Lawyering, Wayne State University Law School The Detroit Justice Center has partnered with the Wayne State University Law School to co-teach a Movement Lawyering class with Professor Peter Hammer. The course description for the class is below and a link to the syllabus can be found here: This 2-credit course is for students…