Job Details

Family Law Attorney / Real Estate Attorney in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Community Activism Law Alliance

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Family Law
Real Estate

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


USA Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Jul 04,2018

Posted on

Mar 29,2018

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Staff Attorney, Housing Law Candidate will have three primary responsibilities: 1) staff one of community law offices once a week, 2) handle family or housing cases across various programs, and 3) practice one additional area of law for which offers services.

Qualification and Experience

Candidate should have 2+ years of experience in housing or family. Must be willing to adapt to community-located, community-operated, and community-directed model and be comfortable working independently in a fast-paced environment. Must also be prepared to work some non-traditional hours—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 or Arabic. Genuine interest in community lawyering, connecting the law with grassroots activism, and being part of a new legal services model.

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Company info

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