Job Details

Native Law Attorney

Company name

Alaska Legal Services Corporation

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Posted on

Dec 05,2018

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 44544 to 65280 Annually

Location

Fairbanks, AK
Practice Area
Native People Law >> Native People Law
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Native Law Attorney
The candidate will primarily involve in representation tribal clients in proceedings related to the Indian Child Welfare Act (“ICWA”), as well as litigating other Native law and civil matters on behalf of TCC Tribes and tribal members. Will be expected to manage a caseload of state court child in need of aid cases, in addition to some civil and Native law matters. Participate in strategic coordination with state-wide teams, and participate in appellate and impact litigation. Must have a background in communicating and interacting effectively in cross-cultural situations, and a commitment to race equity work. Must be admitted to practice law in Alaska or admitted to practice in another state and eligible for an Alaska Bar Rule 43 waiver, and be computer proficient (Windows, Microsoft Office, Internet, Google Applications, e-mail and data entry). Familiarity with Alaska Native issues desired.

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Company info

Pearl Pickett
Native Law Supervising Attorney
Alaska Legal Services Corporation
1648 Cushman Street
Suite 300
Fairbanks, AK 99701-6206