Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Queens Legal Services (QLS)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 17,2019

Valid Through

Oct 30,2019

Posted on

Mar 27,2019

Location

Jamaica, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Real Estate
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Profile

Staff Attorney
The candidate will be responsible to work in a fast-paced environment on housing-related matters, including landlord/tenant actions, eviction defense and affirmative litigation on behalf of tenants. Work closely with community-based organizations and conduct weekly, evening and weekend outreach and off-site intake with our partners. Must have excellent analytical, research and writing skills. A facility working with software technology and proficiency in the entire MS Office suite is necessary. Experience with LegalServer or other case management systems is preferred. Fluency or strong proficiency in Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Bengali or Korean is beneficial and admitted to the New York State Bar is a plus however, 2019 graduates will be considered.

Additional info

Job #32_2019 Send a cover letter, resume, names of 3 references and 2 recent writing samples

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Queens Legal Services (QLS)
89-00 Sutphin Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11435

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