Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Community Activism Law Alliance

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Apr 26,2018

Posted on

Feb 16,2018
Practice Area
Health Care >> Health Care
Immigration >> Immigration
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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.

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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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