Job Details

Staff Attorney

Company name

Nevada Legal Services, Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Nov 13, 2020

Posted on

Jul 31, 2020

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 50000 to 68000 Annually

Location

Reno, NV, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Trusts and Estates >> Trusts and Estates
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Profile

Staff Attorney
The candidate will provide full-scope legal representation in a variety of cases including representing tenants in eviction cases, assisting with removing barriers to housing and employment, assistance with the denial or termination of public benefits, and counseling seniors on a variety of legal matters including estate planning, suspected elder abuse, housing and consumer matters. Will also be required to conduct community outreach and trainings, staff and conduct legal clinics across northern Nevada, and collaborate with local agency partners in a variety of areas of concern to client communities. Should be licensed to practice in Nevada or in another state and eligible for admission pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 72.1. Recent graduates will be considered but continued employment will be contingent on passing the bar examination. Must have J.D. from ABA accredited law school. Must have an interest and passion for helping low-income Nevadans, seniors and veterans.

Application deadline August 31, 2020.

Additional info

Send cover letter explaining interest, resume, references, and writing sample.

Company info

Roberta OHara
Nevada Legal Services, Inc.
530 S. Sixth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101