Job Details

Managing Attorney

Company name

Dakota Plains Legal Services

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Date Last Verified

Sep 26,2018

Posted on

Jan 08,2018

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Fort Thompson, SD
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Managing Attorney Candidate must have a JD degree and be licensed to practice, or by reciprocity be able to obtain a license to practice, in South Dakota, or be qualified to take the next South Dakota Bar Exam; must be a bright, motivated, self-starter; must have the tenacity to assume immediate practice responsibilities, including handling a significant caseload touching on many different areas of law with regular appearances in court; must demonstrate an interest in poverty law and working with Native American and low income clients. Must have 1+ year’s experience in the practice of poverty law or Indian law, with trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts or two years' experience in the general practice of law. Note: If does not possess this experience will consider for a staff attorney position until qualified to be a Managing Attorney.

Additional info

Send a letter of interest and resume.

Company info

John J. Buchy
Executive Director
Dakota Plains Legal Services
P. O. Box 727
Mission, SD 57555-0727
Phone: 605-856-4444