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Staff Attorney

Company name

Legal Aid Bureau Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Baltimore, MD

Date Last Verified

Apr 19,2018

Posted on

Mar 29,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney - The candidate will screen clients for eligibility and make referrals, as appropriate. Will conduct preliminary and subsequent interviews with clients, primarily in the area of Maryland Administrative Law and public benefits. Conduct factual investigation and analysis and legal research. Advise clients of results of investigation and research and counsel clients. If assigned, prepare pleadings, including to, complaints, answers, memoranda of law, briefs, etc. If assigned, develop case theory and strategy for the representation of clients. If assigned, prepare cases and represent clients in negotiation. Work with various community groups and accept speaking engagements as assigned by supervisor. Continue professional development and education through attendance at Legal Aid- sponsored training and other programs. Perform other duties, as assigned within the scope of the essential functions of the position. Must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Must have experience in Maryland General Practice, with emphasis on Veterans and older adults. Should be admitted to practice in the State of Maryland, or admitted in another jurisdiction, graduate of an ABA approved law school and eligible for admission in the State of Maryland. Out-of-State attorneys must be able and available to take next scheduled Bar exam following date of employment is essential.

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Bobbie Steyer
Chief Attorney
Legal Aid Bureau Inc.
500 East Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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