Disaster Assistance Attorney
The candidate will provide individuals with representation in disaster-related legal matters such as FEMA appeals; clearing title to real estate and/or manufactured homes; insurance and other consumer issues; disaster-related employment, landlord-tenant, and/or foreclosure cases; and other legal matters arising from the impact of disasters on housing and the local economy. Participate in broader advocacy efforts seeking systemic improvement in ... read more
The candidate will work mainly in rapidly growing border cities and rural communities where low-income tenants and homeowners face incredible challenges. Will protect the rights of low-income tenants and homeowners by preventing evictions and foreclosures, especially home equity loan foreclosures and reverse mortgages. Serve the needs of colonial homeowners to ensure they have clear title to their property. Enforce tenants' rights related to the Fair Housi... read more
The candidate will be responsible for: Provide civil legal services in areas such as domestic violence, property rights, access to public benefits, health care access, landlord-tenant disputes, and securing clear title to property. Deliver legal services to clients in the following identified hard-to-reach rural areas in the company service area, specifically Crockett, Sutton, Kimble, Mason, Gillespie, Kerr, and Llano Counties. Assist in developing a system... read more
Volunteer Law Student
The candidate must be an attorney licensed in Texas, an attorney licensed in another state, a law school graduate, a law student, a paralegal, an undergraduate student, or even a member of the community.
Duties : Will gather evidence, conduct civil lawsuits, draft legal documents, and advise clients about their legal rights. Interview clients and witnesses, as well as handle other details in preparation for client legal representation. LSLA Staff Attorneys represent clients in court and before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of government. May supervise and coordinate activities of subordinate legal, clerical, volunteer, or student workers. Handle ...
The candidate carry out general office and secretarial duties in the assigned unit. Answer the department/unit telephone, type correspondence and reports, maintain department, unit, or office files. Answers the telephone, takes accurate messages and/or routes callers to voice mail; prepares and types legal documents, reports and attorney and office correspondence; schedules appointments, sets up hearings and gives information to callers; develops and mainta...
The candidate will conduct intake, interview applicants and clients, give advice under supervision of an Attorney; to maintain an active caseload by advising Applicants; to enter data, write letters and handle applicant communications, open and close cases promptly complying with LSLA policies; to prepare reports requested by the Managing Attorney; to create educational materials and make public presentations; to participate in agency and community office outr...
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The candidate carries out general office and secretarial duties in the assigned unit; answers the department/unit telephone, types correspondence and maintains unit or office files; assures the privacy of clients; exhibits a high degree of professional standards; and is certified with Current case management system. Will answer the telephone; take accurate messages and or routes callers; greet unit or office visitors, clients, and applicants; schedule client appo...
Assistant Attorney General II
The candidate advises staff and the public on legal matters and the interpretation and application of agency regulations and state and federal laws. Prepares legal opinions, briefs, contracts, proposals, and reports. Researches points of law involved in hearings to determine the validity and completeness of cases cited. Investigates alleged law violations and prepares reports of findings. Assists in conducting administrative, regulatory, evide...
Child Support Technician II
The candidate performs moderately complex (journey-level) child support program technical assistance work. Work involves preparing legal and administrative documents and correspondence, opening cases in the child support master file system, responding to inquiries regarding case and payment status, and coordinating dockets and paternity testing. Works under general supervision, with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent ju...
The candidate will provide free legal assistance in a wide-range of civil matters to eligible, low-income Texans. Area of law includes : Civil Rights, Community Development, Consumer, Debt/Credit/Bankruptcy, Disability, Disaster and Emergency Assistance, Employment, Family & Juvenile, Homeless, Housing, Immigration & Naturalization, Public Benefits, Veterans, Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault, Special Education.
The candidate will join in the area of Victims Rights. Perform traditional research, interview clients and witnesses, assist with litigation-related activities, and help develop cases. Generally, a clerk works with more than one attorney in practice areas of interest to the student. Spanish skill is preferred. read more
The candidate will join in the area of Public Benefits. Perform traditional research, interview clients and witnesses, assist with litigation-related activities, and help develop cases. Generally, a clerk works with more than one attorney in practice areas of interest to the student. Spanish skill is preferred. read more
The candidate will join in the area of Labor & Employment. Perform traditional research, interview clients and witnesses, assist with litigation-related activities, and help develop cases. Generally, a clerk works with more than one attorney in practice areas of interest to the student. Spanish skill is preferred. read more