Duties: Involves litigation at all levels, from administrative to state and federal court, as well as direct outreach to farmworkers. Travel to areas where farmworkers live and work in order to educate them about their rights and to interview potential clients. The majority of outreach may occur on evenings or weekends during the summer months, although there are opportunities to conduct outreach year round. read more
The candidate will provide support and assistance to staff attorneys as they provide free legal assistance and community legal education to low-income people. Conducting initial client screening and/or intake including entry of data into company’s case management program, assessment of financial eligibility and conflict status, and formulating the nature of the client’s legal problem(s). Performing tasks related to the provision of legal services to clients u... read more
Assistant City Attorney II
Duties: Provides professional legal representation for the City; performs directly related work as required. Conducts litigation in State and Federal District court on complex tort and related cases, including appeals through the United States Supreme Court; Provides advice to other Attorneys on trial strategy, evaluation of potential settlements and ideas related to preparation of cases; Prepares complex contracts and related legal documents for... 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...
The candidate will fill out an application form to be submitted to the Office of Professional Responsibility. Obtain necessary certifications from states other than Iowa in which the attorney has been licensed. Will providing advice to clients, representing in court, drafting documents. Provides services under the general supervision of **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. and may perform the same types of activities that an active attorney can perform including advising clients, prepa...
Systems Change Attorney
Duties: Identify system change litigation issues and collaborate with Legal Director and Teams to bring affirmative and impact litigation. Coordinates with the Legal Director, Executive Director, and other team members to develop and utilize a variety of strategies to accomplish system change, including legal, policy and administrative challenges to systems unresponsive to client needs as well as educating of policymakers, monitoring or investigatio...
The **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. (ICADV), headquartered in Des Moines, IA, seeks a new Co-director of the Legal Clinic (full-time/exempt) to join the anti-violence movement, centering marginalized communities and creating the conditions where every person can thrive by providing immigration and family law legal respresentation and program, advocate, and staff support.
ICADV is a state level non-profit organization who ...
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...
Market VP Corporate Counsel
Responsibilities: Provides direction, guidance, and assistance on legal matters related to and its operating entities including, but not limited to, taxation, long term care, health networks, acquisitions/divestitures, physician contracts, labor and employment, regulatory compliance, real estate and general corporate healthcare law. Serves as an experienced specialist with responsibility for an important aspect of the organization's legal work, ... read more
Part-time Legal Internship, Spring 2022
The candidate will be working with the legal program staff on a wide variety of issues. Assisting in all aspects of litigation and legal advocacy including screening potential cases and providing assistance to potential clients. Researching and/or drafting materials for litigation, legal advocacy, or public education. Performing other projects as assigned. Should have completed at least one year of law school. Should possess: excelle... read more
Legal Internship, Summer 2022
The candidate will be working with the legal program staff on a wide variety of issues. Assisting in all aspects of litigation and legal advocacy including screening potential cases and providing assistance to potential clients. Researching and/or drafting materials for litigation, legal advocacy, or public education. Performing other projects as assigned. Should have completed at least one year of law school, although 2Ls are preferred. Shoul... read more