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Staff Attorney Disaster Assistance

Company name

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Nov 27,2018

Posted on

Sep 23,2017

Location

Corpus Christi, TX
Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Staff Attorney – Disaster Assistance
The candidate will focus efforts primarily on direct service to clients, handling FEMA administrative matters, as well as a variety of other types of disaster-related cases which may include: Landlord-tenant matters. Clearing title to real estate or mobile homes. Avoiding foreclosure. Resolving insurance or other consumer disputes. Helping clients replace identification or immigration documents, or important documents such as wills or powers of attorney. Assistance in disaster-related litigation. Developing resource and training materials for the Disaster Assistance Team and for volunteer attorneys providing disaster-related legal services to low-income clients. Developing brochures for disaster-related outreach and community education. Developing resource and training materials for staff involved in disaster outreach.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Licensed to practice in the applicable state or be willing to apply and take the applicable Bar exam at the next available opportunity. Preference given to those persons bilingual in English and Spanish.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA)
3825 Agnes St
Corpus Christi, TX 78405