Job Details

Summer Associate Program, 2018 **

Company name

Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Youngstown, OH

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Feb 27,2018
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Summer Associate Program, 2018 The candidate will assist with the following casework: evictions, foreclosures, housing conditions, land contracts, consumer debt and bankruptcy cases, record sealing, reinstatement of driving privileges, custody matters relating to school enrollment, public benefit matters, and special education/IEPs for residents in the neighborhoods served. Will also assist with the development of community education materials and case protocols, attend community meetings, work with resident organizations and TPN councils and conduct legal and policy research. Should have excellent interpersonal communication skills, strong oral and written communication skills, ability to relate to and work with both professionals and residents of a community with one of the highest poverty rates in the country. Will work in different areas of the law and have different experiences. Generally, Law Students may expect to interview clients, draft client letters, draft court pleadings, research relevant legal issues, attend and assist with court hearings, assist with discovery, analyze evidence, and complete various other tasks as assigned. Orientation: June 4 and 5, 2018. Duration: June 4 - August 10, 2018.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, contact information for three references, writing sample, and completed summer associate application.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.
11 Federal Plaza Central
Metropolitan Tower , 7th Floor
Youngstown, OH 44503-1505

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