Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Lakeshore Legal Aid

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Sep 17,2018

Posted on

Mar 05,2018

Location

Riverview, MI
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney The candidate will be responsible for representing clients holistically to achieve clients’ goals through advocacy including litigation. Will be active in the community through participation in outreach and community organizations. Treat clients, co-workers, and others with dignity and respect. Provide high-quality legal representation to clients in accordance with firm 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. Must have Juris Doctor degree and admission to Michigan Bar (or ability to be admitted through reciprocity). Demonstrated commitment to public interest or pro bono work is required. Excellent writing and oral communication skills is needed.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Lakeshore Legal Aid
13909 Pennsylvania,
Suite A
Riverview, MI 48193