Job Details

Managing Attorney

Company name

Southeastern Ohio Legal Services

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 21,2019

Valid Through

Feb 03,2020

Posted on

May 08,2019

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Athens, OH, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Public Interest Law >> Public Interest Law
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Profile

Managing Attorney
DUTIES: Provide civil legal aid and advocacy to combat unfairness and injustice and to help people rise out of poverty. Handling a reduce caseload, responsible for overseeing the office’s operations, consistent with program policies and procedures and ensuing its effective multi-forum advocacy in pursuit of our mission, implementing program priorities, building strong community and legislative relations, and helping to seek funding opportunities. Part of the management team, which includes an executive director and litigation director, who, along with managing attorneys meet every bi-monthly to help coordinate, plan, and carry out the program’s advocacy.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: Licensed to practice in Ohio, eligible for admission by reciprocity, or willing to take the next available bar examination; demonstrated management and leadership abilities; commitment to serving the indigent; 3+ years of relevant experience, including progressive advocacy experience; capable in and appreciative of the use of technology, excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills; ability to think and plan strategically and to model and promote a positive, creative work ethic and work environment; and readiness to travel throughout the office’s service area.

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Company info

James Daniels
Southeastern Ohio Legal Services
131 Fair Avenue, NE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663