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Organization TypePublic Interest
Date Last Verified
Years of Experience
ProfileStaff Attorney The candidate will provide comprehensive, high quality legal services to eligible clients in civil cases in accordance with organizational policies and the Rules of Professional Conduct. Will create an effective and efficient office environment to support the provision of high quality legal services. Establishes and maintains effective working relations with client groups, community organizations and the state justice community. Pursues and maintains personal professional development and contributes to the professional development of others who serve clients and the client community. Performs other related duties as required.
Qualification and Experience
The candidate must be Admitted to the practice of law in Ohio. Must have excellent legal writing and verbal communications skills. Must have experience in housing law is highly desirable as is a basic understanding of family, public benefits, consumer, bankruptcy and tax law. Demonstrated interest in and sensitivity to the legal needs of the poor as well as motivation to improve the condition of the poor is required. Must have strong working knowledge of legal research tools and Microsoft Office; and high comfort learning and using other software or technology utilized by the firm. Ability to speak Spanish is highly desirable.
Position #1709. Send cover letter, resume, references and writing sample.
Community Legal Aid Services, Inc.
160 E Market St. Suite 225
Warren, OH 44481