The candidate will focus on public benefits, housing, health care, domestic violence & family, education, employment, individual rights, consumer protection, and collateral consequences. Provide direct legal services and community legal education to eligible clients. Providing advice or limited services to full representation before administrative agencies and courts. Must be graduates of law school and licensed to practice law, be eligible for admission on... read more
Law Student Intern/Volunteer
The intern will be interviewing and advising clients. Intern will be organizing files. Conducting legal research. Drafting letters and papers. Conducting, observing and participating in court and administrative hearings. Currently attending an ABA accredited law school are considered. Must have good organizational, research and writing skills. Able to easily use computers (Web browsing, word processing, and file management) is required. Must be... read more
Corporate Counsel – Operations
The candidate will perform legal services for, represent and support Dignity Health with regard to Operations under the direction and supervision of the AGC-Operations, including, without limitation, matters related to hospital/health care operations; physician contracting; medical staff and peer review; patient and clinical care; patient consents; business and non-physician contracting; corporate, commercial, physician and business transac...
The candidate processes applications from potential low-income clients and makes decisions regarding eligibility for service using established guidelines through the use of software, and assists clients by gathering information and directing them to appropriate resources. May convey to callers legal advice provided by an attorney. Screens applicants to determine eligibility and potential conflicts of interest. Obtains case information from client to relay ...
Rural Summer Legal Corps Fellow
The Fellow will focus on two types of work and provide direct civil legal assistance to rural clients, working on the broad range of important issues that fall within organization's priorities. These issues include domestic abuse and family law; housing law (evictions, foreclosures, and other landlord-tenant problems); utility shut-offs; consumer matters;
expungements; community economic development; and elder law. Will also work with assig...
Duties: Evaluates potential cases to determine acceptance and extent of representation; identifies and father other information to assist in determining case acceptance; formulates legal opinions and recommendations based on investigation, interview and legal research; represents clients in all aspects of their cases, including, preparation of pleadings, research, discovery, negotiations, settlement, litigation and appeal, if appropriate and approved, educat...
Staff Attorney - HELP
Duties: To provide effective and efficient representation to clients and staff on site hours at hospitals and federally qualified health centers contracted under Project. Evaluates potential cases to determine acceptance and extent of representation; identifies and father other information to assist in determining case acceptance; formulates legal opinions and recommendations based on investigation, interview and legal research; represents clients in ...
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The intern must be pursuing a degree in paralegal studies, legal assistant studies or social work and is interested in fulfilling an academic internship/externship requirement at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.. Should possess a passion for social justice and poverty-related issues, as well as sensitivity to working with people from diverse backgrounds.
Summer Law Student Internship
The candidate will conduct client interviews; obtain discovery and other evidence; assist attorneys in preparing for hearings and trials; write briefs and other legal memoranda; draft documents and legal pleadings, assist self-represented litigants; conduct community education and outreach presentations; draft educational materials for low-income individuals; learn about the court system in Nebraska including observing court proceedings; and w...
AVP of Grants, Special Projects, and Research
Duties: Write grant and contract applications, craft grant/contract reports, coordinate the grants process, coordinate special funding projects, and complete research activities across Lutheran Family Services. Work in coordination with the CPO, as well as any relevant personnel, to ensure that all grant and contract proposals submitted are aligned with funding priorities and strategies and are in compliance with all relevant g...
Paralegal (Health, Education & Law Project)
The candidate will communicate either orally or in writing with management, members of the firm, partners in statewide network, clients and the public. Applies computer skills and data entry, using firm systems such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Pika. Calls and screens referrals to determine eligibility and potential conflicts of interest. Relays the legal advice given by an attorney to the client, following up with corre...
Child and Family Legal Assistant
Responsibilities: Client communication duties, including making and receiving phone calls, drafting and sending e-mail and mail correspondence in English and Spanish, and interpreting for client meetings or appearances before administrative bodies, as requested. Draft documents, including assisting in the preparation of forms, statements, affidavits, cover letters, motions, petitions, and briefs, as well as translating from English to Spani...