Job Details

Staff Attorney- Housing Rights Project

Company name

Queens Legal Services (QLS)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Jamaica, NY

Date Last Verified

Jan 31,2018

Posted on

Jan 30,2018
Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Staff Attorney- Housing Rights Project Duties: Coordinate and provide housing-related services for veterans facing eviction. Will be expected to work closely with community-based organizations and conduct weekly, evening and weekend outreach and off-site intake with partners.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A demonstrated passion for social justice and commitment to working with low-income communities and communities of color to advance equality; Excellent analytical, writing, communication and time management skills; Fluency in Spanish, Mandarin, Bengali, Urdu or Hindi strongly preferred; Enthusiasm for and experience developing partnerships with community-based advocates; and Experience working with and within diverse communities

Additional info

Job #112_2017. Send cover letter, resume and writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Queens Legal Services (QLS)
89-00 Sutphin Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11435

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