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Staff Attorney

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Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Salem, OR

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2017

Posted on

May 27,2017
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General
Public Interest Law >> Public Interest Law
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Salem Staff Attorney Responsibilities: Expected to engage in a combination of impact litigation and service cases, with a significant emphasis on impact work in state and federal courts. Engage in community outreach to the client community, client based organizations and other partners. Make a real difference for the low-income communities.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Admission to Oregon Bar or willingness to take next exam. 5+ years experience to conduct outreach and provide civil legal services for low-income communities in Counties, including Spanish speaking communities. Demonstrated commitment to serving low-income communities. A high degree of initiative and willingness to work collaboratively. Strong interpersonal communication skills. Experience representing low-income clients on administrative law, housing law, civil rights law, employment law, consumer law, and/or class actions a plus. Ability to speak Spanish fluently is required. Experience serving Spanish speaking communities is preferred.

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