Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Lakeshore Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 25,2018

Posted on

Jul 24,2018

Location

Dearborn, MI
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney The candidate will advocate on behalf of low-income and senior clients. Staff attorneys will be responsible for representing clients holistically to achieve clients’ goals through advocacy including litigation. In addition to individual client representation, staff attorneys are expected to be active in the community through participation in outreach and community oranizations. Treat clients, co-workers, and others with dignity and respect. Provide high-quality legal representation to clients in accordance with Advocacy Manual and Rules of Professional Conduct. Represent clients before courts and administrative agencies. Identify, develop, and implement advocacy strategies to address systemic legal problems. Provide counselling, advice, and other brief services and referrals. Participate in client outreach and community organizations. Ensure compliance with funding requirements. Other duties as assigned. should have Juris Doctor. Admission to Michigan Bar (or ability to be admitted through reciprocity) is required.

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Send resume and writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Lakeshore Legal Aid
19855 West Outer Drive
Suite 502-E
Dearborn, MI 48124

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