The candidate will provide individual legal representation to homeless youth and youth reentering their communities from out-of-home placement in the following core areas: housing, expungement/record sealing, education, and court-imposed fines. Identify opportunities for systemic impact litigation as well as serve as lead counsel or co-counsel as necessary to support litigation efforts. Identify and participate in public policy initiatives, external training and e... read more
Civil Rights Fellow
Duties: Draft fellowship proposal in collaboration. Ensure timely submission of all fellowship materials. Once approved for a fellowship, the Fellow will work in our Cincinnati office with supervision from the Legal Director, in collaboration with the legal team. Build and maintain client relationships with an emphasis on community-based lawyering and cultural competency. Develop legal strategies to protect the rights of American Muslims and other vulne... read more
Duties: Recruits and supports private attorneys to encourage and facilitate their participation in providing pro bono civil legal services, and carries a small caseload. Coordinates projects with state and federal courts, area law firms, and corporate legal departments. Public speaking and in-person networking activities in seven counties, and limited travel for state-wide and national meetings. read more
Rural Summer Legal Corps Fellow
Fellow will assist the Kinship Care Team in conducting outreach, as well as scheduling and publicizing the clinics. Will conduct telephone intake interviews to determine client eligibility and obtain background information in preparation for seeing an attorney in the clinic. Also attend each clinic with an attorney to assist clients who are filling out court forms or need to obtain certain records for their cases. The Fellow, with training a...
Lead Specialist - Medical Staff - Temporary
The candidate will be content expert for medical licensing in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Manage, within a collaborating environment, the application process for state medical licensing. Develop and then manage the solutions and processes for completing the process timely with minimal interruption. Content expert for medical licensing in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. Manage, within a collaborating environment, the application proce...
Duties: Provide a full range of legal services to client community. Represent clients in civil legal cases, as well as carry out advocacy for low-income groups to address poverty and equity. Participate with nonprofit agencies and other groups to improve public policy affecting low-income people. Work in four practice groups: Housing and Consumer; Income, Work, and Health; Family and Immigration - including domestic violence cases; and Children & Education. May ch...
The candidate will maintain a light caseload and manage the Volunteer Lawyers Project. The purpose of the Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is to expand access to justice by engaging private attorneys in pro bono legal services. Provides the opportunity to pursue a public interest practice and to manage a robust pro bono project. Recruits and supports private attorneys to encourage and facilitate their participation in providing pro bono civil legal services, and ca...
Veterans Benefits Officer
The candidate will represent veterans and their families before the VA. Work within the Department of Defense (DoD), Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) and Veterans Health Administration (VHA) leadership to ensure timely and professional care and treatment of warriors. Develop and maintain relationships with related health care and social services providers. Provide representation to veterans/families before the VA. Work within DOD, VBA, and V...
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Immigration Legal Services Staff Attorney
Duties: Meet with clients to discuss immigration cases and to devise case strategies. Execute retainer agreements with clients that specify the parameters of the working relationship. Research cases by interviewing clients, reviewing evidence, and speaking with the client and ILS director to determine the best strategy for the case. Attend hearings and interviews on behalf of clients and advise clients following each hearing. Provi...
Legal Intern (Summer)
Responsibilities: Assist Staff Attorneys, the Legal Director and/or Executive Director with all aspects of the legal clinic including: Legal research and writing; Document gathering and organization; Providing direct representation for clients regionally in targeted areas of law; Conducting email, telephonic, and in-person intake for individuals needing legal assistance; Assisting in the referral and follow-up of referrals to outside social service ag...
Post Graduate Supreme Court Fellow
Duties: Provide direct representation for clients regionally in targeted areas of law. Conduct email, telephonic, and in-person intake for individuals needing legal assistance. Assist in the referral and follow-up of referrals to outside social service agencies or attorneys as appropriate. Update and maintain referral database of LGBTQ and affirming counselors, organizations, and agencies nearest in proximity to their location. Continuous...
Corporate Compliance Officer & Privacy Officer
Duties: To provide leadership, direction, and administrative oversight of Integrity and Compliance Program and its Privacy Program; to continuously evaluate and improve these Programs and compliance activities. Serve as the officer responsible for the operation of the Integrity and Compliance Program to ensure it meets the expectations of Federal and state regulatory agencies. Perform an annual assessment of compliance risks a...
HIV/AIDS Staff Attorney
Responsibilities: Provide direct civil and minor criminal legal representation for People Living with HIV/AIDS(PLWHA) in Ohio; Represent and assist with the Ohio Health Modernization Movement (OHMM), of which **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is the facilitator; Conduct legal and quasi-legal research as part of comprehensive strategy to decriminalize HIV; Create and present educational training sessions to community members, lawmakers, and policy influencers; Conduct e...
Contract Intake Attorney
The candidate will screen clients for legal eligibility and provide counsel & advice or brief services where appropriate. Will perform financial, asset and case type screening for applicants for service. Provide civil legal representation to eligible clients consistent with professional standards and policies and procedures of Legal Aid of the Firm and funding sources, including preparing legal briefs and documents, and developing strategy, argume... read more
Contract Intake Paralegal
The candidate will screen clients for legal eligibility and provide counsel & advice or brief services where appropriate. Areas of practice in typical poverty law areas, such as foreclosure, housing, family law, domestic violence, public benefits, and veteran’s benefits. Legal Aid of the Bluegrass is a dynamic civil legal aid provider seeking public interest minded attorneys to help us reach our goal of alleviating the profound and brutal effect... read more
DUTIES: Provide crisis intervention, intake, and assessment services to clients. Applies Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence (KCADV) Victim Service Standards and the Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs (KASAP) Standards for survivors of rape. Educate clients concerning basic processes of legal system. Educate clients on the dynamics of domestic violence. Field hotline crisis calls. Ensure safety/confidentiality of clients. Counsel clients... read more