Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Community Legal Services, Inc. (CLS)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 30,2018

Posted on

Jul 23,2018

Location

Phoenix, AZ
Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Staff Attorney The candidate will join housing unit. Will interview applicants and clients; provides legal advice, brief service and direct representation; completes applications for services and performs file management; represents clients in court and administrative proceedings, and other appropriate forums; negotiates settlements; keeps current on the law and procedures within areas of practice, with an emphasis on subsidized and public housing; engages in community education and outreach activities; conducts legal research; actively participates in strategic advocacy to eliminate systemic barriers to access to justice to persons with low incomes. Performs other duties as assigned. Must have be a member of the Arizona State Bar and have a demonstrated interest in eliminating inequities for individuals and families with low incomes in the civil justice system by providing high-quality legal advice, advocacy and assistance to low-income Arizonans.

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Hiring Coordinator
Community Legal Services, Inc. (CLS)
305 S. Second Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85036-1538