Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Community Activism Law Alliance

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2019

Valid Through

Aug 07,2019

Posted on

Feb 16,2018

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Chicago, IL, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Health Care >> Health Care
Immigration >> Immigration
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
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Staff Attorney
Responsibilities: 1) handling cases in multiple areas of law; 2) supporting the operations of “community activism-law clinics” located directly in low-income communities, and 3) contributing to community education and empowerment programs—know-your-rights presentations, self-help workshops, and immigration Helpline.

Qualification and Experience

Candidate should have experience in at least one of the above-mentioned areas, priority is an attorney with strong experience and skill in civil litigation. Should also be comfortable working independently in a fast-paced environment. Must also be prepared to work non-traditional hours—some evenings and the occasional weekend day—and in non-traditional, multiple locations; in exchange, they are afforded great flexibility in work schedule. Preference may be given to applicants who are fluent in Spanish.

Additional info

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Community Activism Law Alliance
332 S. Michigan Ave.
Suite 1032-C297
Chicago, IL 60604-4434

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