Job Details

Supervisory Attorney- Immigrant And Workers Rights Practice Group

Company name

Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Chicago, IL

Posted on

Feb 07,2018
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
Workers Compensation >> Workers Compensation
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
 
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Supervisory Attorney- Immigrant and Workers' Rights Practice Group The candidate will supervise the legal work of staff attorneys, law students, volunteers, and others; primarily in the fields of employment and unemployment law, wage theft, employment discrimination, labor based U-visas, and labor trafficking. Co-counsel cases as part of staff development and be responsible for training staff and overseeing their professional development. Maintain a caseload of individual cases. Engage in advocacy designed to have a lasting measureable effect on our client community. Engage in community outreach, which can include travel across Illinois. Manage grants within IWR that specifically impact our employment practice. Assist in grant management across firm where it is deemed a grant will affect IWR funders. Must be licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois, and 5+ years of legal services or general civil practice experience, including considerable experience with employment law or unemployment law. Excellent communication skills is required. Fluency in Spanish is highly desired. Deadline: February 28, 2018

Additional info

Send a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for two professional references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc
333 West First Street
Ste. 500B
Dayton, OH 45402-3031

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