Staff Attorney

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Company Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., (Maryland Legal Aid) Location Baltimore, MD, United States

Public Interest

Attorney

Full-time

Aug 26, 2022

May 13, 2022

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Staff Attorney
The candidate will screen clients for eligibility and make referrals, as appropriate. Conduct preliminary and subsequent interviews with clients. Conduct factual investigation and analysis as well as legal research. Advise clients of results of investigation and research and counsel clients regarding their options. Draft pleadings to include complaints, answers, and counter-complaints, etc. Draft memoranda of law, briefs, etc. Develop case theory and strategy for the representation of clients. Prepare cases and represent clients during negotiations and in hearings, trials, and appeals. Work with various community groups and accept speaking engagements as assigned by the supervisor. Continue professional development and education through attendance at Legal Aid-sponsored training and other programs. Maintain case records for clients in the LegalServer case management system. Perform other duties as assigned within the scope of the essential functions of the position. Should be admitted to practice in the State of Maryland or admitted in another jurisdiction and immediately eligible for admission in the State of Maryland. Strong knowledge of Westlaw research. Excellent writing skills.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 2022.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., (Maryland Legal Aid)
500 East Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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