Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Iowa Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 14,2019

Valid Through

Sep 27,2019

Posted on

Dec 09,2018

Salary

USD 43732 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Mason City, IA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Staff Attorney
The candidate provide free legal assistance and community legal education to low-income people. Assistance ranges from providing counsel and advice to representation before various agencies and courts. Areas of priority established by Board of Directors include income maintenance programs, housing, health care, domestic violence, education, individual rights and selected consumer issues. Must be graduates of law school and licensed to practice law in Iowa, be eligible for admission on motion or be available for the next scheduled bar examination. Prior experience in the practice of law or working with poverty law issues is preferred. Must possess a demonstrated interest in poverty law and have a strong commitment to providing a full range of legal services to low-income people. Individuals with bilingual skills are encouraged to apply.

Additional info

Submit letter of application (indicate geographic restrictions), resume, law school transcript (recent graduates only), recent representative writing sample, and names, addresses and phone numbers of at least three professional references.

Company info

ARLYS KNESS
Iowa Legal Aid
1111 Ninth Street
Suite 230
Des Moines, IA 50314-2527
Phone: 515-243-2151