Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

RiseBoro Community Partnership

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 19,2018

Posted on

Jan 07,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
Apply for this job
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

39 hits


Staff Attorney Duties: Provide client advice. Referes and representation in court and proceedings; provide motion practice in all phases Of housing proceeding; provide client advocacy With social service organizations, governmental agencies, and Other third parties to obtain needed services, and benefits, as necessary; input and maintain accurate case file and tracking information; conduct tenants' rights workshops; attend community meetings and events; attend staff and case strategy meetings.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD degree and Admission to New York State Bar. 1-3 years of legal experience, with 1+ year in housing court. Knowledge of Public Benefits/Entitlements highly desirable. Have excellent interpersonal skills. Demonstrated passion for social justice and commitment to working with low-income communities. Have excellent legal research, writing and communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate With individuals from diverse backgrounds and opposing counsel. Ability to work independently and collaborate with Others as needed. Spanish—speaking highly.

Additional info

Send resume and cover letter.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
RiseBoro Community Partnership
555 Bushwick Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Phone: 718-366-3800

Similar Jobs:

Civil Practice Staff Attorney Duties: Represent detained clients in removal and bond proceedings before the Varick Street Immigration Court, the Elizabeth Immigration Court, the Board of Immigration Appeals, and, when appropriate...
Staff Attorney Duties: Spend most of their days in court and frequently conduct hearings and trials, often on an emergency basis. Provide high-quality and vigorous representation at all court appearances and throughout the course...
Civil Practice Staff Attorney The candidate responsiblities: Client representation in City, State and Federal court proceedings, administrative hearings, and affirmative litigation; Client representation and advocacy with local, ...