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Staff Attorney Family Law

Company name

Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Sep 21,2018

Posted on

May 15,2018

Location

Binghamton, NY
Practice Area
Family Law >> Family Law
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Staff Attorney - Family Law The candidate provide direct and comprehensive legal services to eligible clients including advice, negotiation, motion practice and litigation. The staff attorney will represent clients primarily in elder and family law cases, including custody/visitation, paternity, support violations, family offenses, abuse/ neglect matters; and elder law cases. Must be admitted to the New York State Bar. Trial experience is preferred. A commitment to professional growth, excellent organizational, problem solving and interpersonal skills, enthusiasm for direct client services and commitment to social justice required. Other qualifying factors include: the nature and extent of prior legal experience, particularly in the areas of family law; knowledge and understanding of the legal problems and needs of the poor, prior experience in the client community or in other programs to aid the poor, ability to communicate with persons in the client community; and cultural similarity with the client community.

Company info

Paul J Lupia
Executive Director
Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York Inc.
268 Genesee Street
Binghamton, NY 13901