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Native Law Staff Attorney

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Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Salary

$43,224 – $63,360/yr

Location

Fairbanks, AK

Date Last Verified

Oct 19,2017

Posted on

Oct 09,2017
Practice Area
Native People Law >> Native People Law
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Native Law Staff Attorney Duties: Representation tribal clients in proceedings related to the Indian Child Welfare Act (“ICWA”), as well as litigating other Native law and civil matters on behalf of TCC Tribes and tribal members. Travel to both rural and urban areas may be required. Will be expected to manage a caseload of state court child in need of aid cases, in addition to some civil and Native law matters. Will participate in strategic coordination with state-wide teams, and participate in appellate and impact litigation.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must be admitted to practice law in Alaska or admitted to practice in another state and eligible for an Alaska Bar Rule 43 waiver, and be computer proficient (Windows, Microsoft Office, Internet, Google Applications, e-mail and data entry). Familiarity with Alaska Native issues desired. A background in communicating and interacting effectively in cross-cultural situa­tions, and a commitment to race equity work.

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