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Organization TypePublic Interest
Years of Experience
ProfileBilingual Staff Attorney, LEAP
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: JD degree and Admission to New York State Bar. 2-4 years of legal experience, with 1 year in housing court. Must be bilingual in English and Spanish, proficiency in writing in Spanish is strongly preferred. Have strong personal work ethic, and have the ability to organize and manage time efficiently, manage diverse activities, and meet critical deadlines with minimal supervision. Demonstrated passion for social justice and commitment to working with underserved communities. Have the ability to anticipate what needs to be done next. Display strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work collaboratively with a dynamic and diverse team. Have excellent legal research, writing and communication skills. Ability to maintain an organized high volume case load. of Public Benefits/Entitlements highly desirable. Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with individuals from diverse backgrounds and opposing counsel. Ability to work independently and collaborate with others as needed.