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Part - time Staff Attorney

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Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Max 3 yrs required

Location

Hillsboro, OR

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2017

Posted on

Jul 26,2016
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Part - time Staff Attorney The candidate will provide legal services to rural seniors whose primary language is not English. Duties include community outreach, travel to outlying counties, legal analysis and advice, and legal representation in forums including court and administrative hearings. Will serve clients in Clatsop, Tillamook, Yamhill, Marion, Polk, and Lincoln Counties. Admission to Oregon Bar is essential. Must have 0-3 years of legal experience. Fluency in spoken and written Spanish is needed. A high degree of initiative and ability to independently manage a caseload is essential. Experience representing low-income clients, especially non-English-speaking clients is a plus. Personal experience with poverty, disability, and people from non-dominant cultures is an asset. Note: The position is grant-funded, with funding expected to end May 31, 2017.

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