The candidate will provide representation to low-income persons with a focus in two of the following areas of law: housing, family, consumer, public benefits, and removing barriers to employment. The areas of law which this attorney will focus will be determined by the needs of the client community, the substantive focus of other Legal Action La Crosse office attorneys, the experience of the person hired, and other factors. Legal Action staff attorneys are ... read more
The candidate will conduct research for attorneys. Attend meetings of staff. Support attorneys in their case work, as assigned. Participate in and assist with training programs and otherwise become familiar with legal and other issues affecting low-income people. Develop and maintain contact with other agencies, professionals, and the community in general regarding client needs. Assist with scheduling and appointments for clients and staff. Some travel outside ... read more
Duties: Providing administrative support and provide program stability to the Area Supervisor and management staff. Answering phone calls, taking messages, filing, photocopying, faxing, and data entry. Provide weekly summary and schedule of group facilitation lists. Assist in new hire paperwork as well as personnel information changes. Ensure billing reports, timesheets, and request forms are processed, collected, and checked for accuracy in a timely mann... read more
Volunteer Law Student
The student will provide full representation in a variety of cases. Some common case referrals are: protection orders (domestic violence victims); Family Law Cases, e.g., divorce and custody and QDROs; evictions and other housing and foreclosure cases; consumer cases; unemployment compensation; and small business start-up and business assistance.
Public Interest Attorney
The candidate must be self-starters, comfortable working with little supervision, possess the ability to work with diverse populations, and have an interest in practicing family law. All experience levels are welcome to apply.
Barriers to Employment Staff Attorney
Responsibilities: Develop and maintain an expertise in the laws and practices relevant to the Barriers to Employment work. Oversee the day-to-day operations of the Student Legal Aid clinic at Madison College. This project will use pro bono attorneys, law students, and paralegal students to provide legal aid for low-income students who need record or conviction expungement or driver’s license recovery so that their pathway at College ...
The intern will assist FFRF staff attorneys with a variety of research projects for state/church complaints; assist in drafting open records requests as well as a variety of nonlegal correspondence; and other administrative tasks as necessary. Must be undergraduate students.
The intern will research and analyze caselaw concerning state/church separation; review and investigate complaints received; draft letters to state agencies and officials to remedy constitutional violations; draft legal FAQ portions of the website; and assist in background research for potential litigation. Administrative tasks are also assigned as necessary.
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Director of Legal Advocacy and Services
Duties: At the direction of the VP of Governmental Affairs and External Relations, in consultation with the President and CEO, represent PPWI’s interests as related to special projects with government officials and entities, with opposing counsel, or with related consultants. Work to enhance the safety and security of PPWI patients and staff through legal strategies related to federal, state, and local laws and ordinances. Develop ...
The candidate will responsible for coordinating contract requests and approvals, drafting contracts, performing legal review for all contracts and managing fully signed contracts to meet all external legal and regulatory requirements and internal policies and procedures. Follows internal policies, standard operating procedures, and state and federal regulatory requirements related to contract management and compliance with applicable law. Receives requests fo...
Air and Energy Attorney
Duties: Support policy staff by conducting analyses and advising on legislative proposals related to air and energy. Follow agency rulemaking, permitting, and other matters and take appropriate action. Conduct contested cases before Public Service Commission of Wisconsin and Department of Natural Resources. Participate in legal clerkship program, helping the legal department with recruiting, interviewing, hiring, and supervising law students for sem...
Fall Paralegal Internship
Intern should have in-depth look at all aspects of environmental law practice and nonprofit legal work, while strengthening the four pillars of the Paralegal Program: critical thinking, judgment, writing, and research. read more
Director of Legal Advocacy and Services
Responsibilities: At the direction of the VP of Governmental Affairs and External Relations, in consultation with the President and CEO, represent PPWI’s interests as related to special projects with government officials and entities, with opposing counsel, or with related consultants. Work to enhance the safety and security of PPWI patients and staff through legal strategies related to federal, state, and local laws and ordinances... read more