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Real Estate Attorney in Worcester, MA

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Company name

Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Real Estate

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Worcester, MA

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2017

Posted on

Apr 13,2017

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Coordinating Attorney--Housing Duties: Assist with the coordination of the work done by the housing unit. Will focus on eviction defense, affordable housing programs, and fair housing. Will: mentor staff in connection with casework and other projects; provide consultation and advice at the request of other staff members; co-counsel major projects and cases with other staff; review cases completed by other advocates prior to case closure; and assist with grant-writing, reporting, and other projects related to the coordination of the unit’s work.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: 5+ years practicing law, with 2+ years in legal services or comparable public interest work; substantial experience in eviction defense and other landlord-tenant and housing law; litigation experience in complex cases and/or significant experience coordinating special projects; self-motivated, imaginative and aggressive in identifying, responding to and pursuing legal issues on behalf of clients; and capable of providing effective mentoring and consultation.

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Eileen Messier
HR Officer
Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.
405 Main Street, 4th Floor
Worcester, MA 01608