Job Details

Bankruptcy Staff Attorney

Company name

Lakeshore Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Detroit, MI

Date Last Verified

Dec 14,2017

Posted on

Aug 22,2017
Practice Area
Bankruptcy >> Bankruptcy
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Bankruptcy Staff Attorney The candidate will represent low-income and senior clients in Bankruptcy court. Will be responsible for representing clients in Chapter 7 and 13 proceedings. Is expected to litigate adversary proceedings in the bankruptcy court. Responsibilities: Provide high quality legal representation to clients in accordance with LLA’s Advocacy Manual and Rules of Professional Conduct; Represent clients in Chapter 7 and 13 proceedings; Represent clients in adversary proceedings in bankruptcy court; Participate in client outreach and community organizations; Ensure compliance with funding requirements; Other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Should possess Juris Doctor having 3+ years of experience in practice, preferably in Bankruptcy Law. Admission to Michigan Bar (or ability to be admitted through reciprocity). Demonstrated commitment to public interest or pro bono work.

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