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Organization TypePublic Interest
Date Last Verified
Years of Experience
ProfileStaff Attorney, Preserving Affordable Housing Program
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: Admission to the Bar of the State of New York with 2+ years’ experience representing clients and a passion for helping and representing clients in low-income tenant groups, community organizations and/or coalitions. As a valued team member, you will have a client based focus and a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Experience working with clients in the public sector, low-income tenant groups, community organizations and/or coalitions; Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with client/tenants of different races, ethnicities, ages, and sexual orientations in a multicultural environment; An understanding of the City’s housing market and/or experience in housing law practice; Ability to work independently with strong motivation, to manage a high case load, to meet deadlines, and to be flexible; Have excellent legal writing, litigation and advocacy skills; Computer proficiency sufficient to independently review and generate materials relevant to the position as well as track client information in our database, prepare reports for grantors, attend meetings, and perform administrative tasks related to the work, such as timekeeping and case notes; Demonstrated ability to publish articles effectively advocating on behalf of clients and Brooklyn A; Language proficiency relevant to our clients, especially Spanish; and Willingness, desire, and ability to attend evening meetings.
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Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A
80 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11207