Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

KidsVoice

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

1-2 yrs required

Location

Pittsburgh, PA

Date Last Verified

May 23,2018

Posted on

Jan 09,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney The candidate works on a regional multi-disciplinary team to advocate for children of abuse and neglect in their dependency proceedings in Allegheny County. Provide legal representation to clients. Advocate for the child in the court and other forums. Work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team. Counsel clients regarding the role of company court hearings and services. Visit and interview clients in their living environment. Prepare cases and maintain case files in a shared caseload with other staff. Participate in on-going training and continuing education necessary for professional development. Must have JD degree and license to practice law in the Commonwealth of PA. Prior legal experience, preferably 1-2 years of litigation and courtroom experience is needed. Knowledge of child development and/or child welfare issues preferred.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
KidsVoice
437 Grant Street
Suite 700
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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