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Litigation - General Attorney / Real Estate Attorney in Jonesboro, AR

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Company name

Legal Aid of Arkansas.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Real Estate
Litigation - General

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Jonesboro, AR

Date Last Verified

Oct 03,2017

Posted on

Jun 08,2017

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Housing Attorney The candidate will be representing tenants in eviction proceedings and administrative proceedings before public housing authorities, identify and attack housing discrimination through affirmative litigation, protect home ownership, and conduct community outreach and education. Will be representing clients in all levels of a case, including intake, negotiations, administrative hearings, trial, and appeal. Assisting Legal Aid’s Fair Housing Project in combating housing discrimination. Addressing systemic issues through impact litigation in state and federal court. Working with community partners to develop resources and strategies for protecting homeowners and tenants. Should have Arkansas State Bar admission or ability to become licensed within one year. Familiarity with laws and regulations relevant to Fair Housing, homeowner and tenant rights, and public housing is a plus. Trial court experience is a plus.

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Lee Richardson
Executive Director
Legal Aid of Arkansas.
714 S. Main Street
Jonesboro, AR 72401