Job Details

Family Law Attorney / Public Interest Law Attorney in Virginia, MN

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Company name

Legal Aid Services of Northeastern Minnesota.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Family Law
Public Interest Law
Real Estate

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Virginia, MN

Date Last Verified

Feb 04,2018

Posted on

Feb 03,2018

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Staff Attorney Responsibilities: Representing low-income individuals in all areas of poverty law, such as family law, orders for protection, landlord/tenant disputes, evictions, utilities, public benefits, consumer, expungement and other civil matters. The types of services provided include legal advice, brief service or extended representation. Preparing and delivering client and attorney training and other community education; conducting intake and outreach; appearing in administrative and judicial forums; active bar participation and special legal and community projects impacting low income clients.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Must be licensed to practice law in Minnesota or eligibility for admission by motion or reciprocity. Previous experience in poverty law is preferred. Demonstrable awareness and sensitivity to the needs of the populations we serve is necessary. Excellent written and communication skills, ability to work constructively with others, ability and willingness to work hard, good judgment and willingness to work independently are all necessary qualifications.

Company info

Dori Streit
Executive Director
Legal Aid Services of Northeastern Minnesota.
424 W. Superior St.,
Suite 302
Duluth, MN 55802