Blue Ridge Legal Services, the legal aid society serving the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia (see www.brls.org), is seeking to fill a new staff attorney position in our Winchester office, with a primary focus on eviction defense. Admission to Virginia bar required, and demonstrated interest in poverty law desired. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. Starting salary is $57,886, DOE with excellent fringe benefits. BRLS is an EEO/affirmative action employer. To apply, send letter o... read more
Blue Ridge Legal Services, the legal aid society serving the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia (see www.brls.org), is seeking to fill a new temporary staff attorney position in our Harrisonburg office, with a primary focus on eviction defense. Part-time is a possibility. Admission to Virginia bar required, and demonstrated interest in poverty law desired. Ability to speak Spanish a plus. Starting salary is $57,886, DOE with excellent fringe benefits. BRLS is an EEO/affirmative... read more
Plaintiff-side litigation boutique with a public-interest bent seeks litigation associate for Washington, D.C. office. Candidates must have between 2-5 years of litigation experience (clerkships included), and have graduated from a top-25 law school.
To have your application considered, please submit a resume, law school transcript, and writing sample.
We offer competitive salary and benefits, and a transparent bonus plan under which all of our attorneys share ... read more
The candidate must be entry level attorneys or recent law graduates to work in its District Court Trial Bureau. Should have a demonstrated interest in criminal defense and/or public interest law.
Attorney - Civil Program
The candidate will specialize in one or more of the 40-plus practice area teams addressing important issues such as civil rights, criminal defense, denial of the ability to vote, defense of border wall acquisition, disaster assistance, environmental justice, housing rights, family violence, consumer rights, farm labor, international child abduction, access to benefits, sexual assault, LGBTQ issues, and employment discrimination. Must be licensed to...
Responsibilities: Overseeing pro bono efforts to expand equal access to justice in Illinois, including: Managing existing Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committees and all committee projects in coordination with committee membership and leadership, including developing and supporting pro bono opportunities, CLE programs and written resources, as well launching new Committees; Cultivating and sustaining relationships with constituents throughout Illinois to col...
Senior Attorney / Director of Legal Services
The candidate will be responsible for: Guiding and assisting staff attorneys, as well as volunteer and independent contract attorneys, paralegals and law clerkson matters such as case strategy development, quality assurance, and risk management; Working as the lead attorney on a wide variety of cases; Assisting in the development of policy and procedures, marketing plans, employee recruitment &retention, and professional staff m...
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Public Interest Attorney/Post Bar Clerkship
Candidate will handle: Legal representation of parents in juvenile dependency proceedings in the County Juvenile Dependency Court. Duty includes in court and out of court representation of parents at all phases of dependency case proceedings. Establish and maintain an attorney-client relationship with their client. Conduct thorough, continuing, and independent investigations and interviews at every stage of the proceedings on beh...
The candidate must be a graduate of an accredited law school and member of the Oklahoma Bar Association or exam pending. Experience in public interest law and/or issues related to age or disability preferred. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be detailed oriented, well organized, and have the ability to handle multiple priorities. Must have the ability to travel overnights, valid driver’s license/insurance and availability of a d...
LGBTQ+ Legal Program Director
The candidate will coordinate organization's statewide advocacy for LGBTQ+ people and leads the implementation of its goal to increase access to justice for low-income LGBTQ+ people in rural California, particularly LGBTQ+ farm workers. Will report to the Deputy Director, and manage a team of four staff members. Supervise, support and evaluate program employees. Recruit, orient, supervise, train and recognize volunteers/interns. Maintain stati...
Responsibilities: Work in Community Education Program for Detained Adults. Work under the supervision of the Program Manager to provide legal orientation services for adults in immigration detention. Identifying ways to better serve immigrant detainees. May include developing new materials and template briefs or forms based on detainees’ needs, as well as networking with organizations to assist detainees in planning and advocating for their release. May al...
Since 1999, the Environmental Law Institute has awarded a prestigious annual fellowship for outstanding recent law school graduates. Past law fellows have gone on to judicial clerkships and attorney positions in environmental advocacy organizations, academia, federal agencies, and law firms. This one-year fellowship will begin in September 2021.
The Public Interest Law Fellow works closely with other ELI attorneys and professionals, including our U.S. and international p...
This position provides a wide range of civil legal representation and advocacy to victims of domestic violence, sexual trauma and stalking under the VOCA (Victims of Crime Act) grant, primarily in the areas of domestic violence, consumer, education, housing, and family law, though the attorney may work in other priority areas of law depending on client needs. Litigation experience in these areas, plus experience with a broad range of other advocacy tools an... read more
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The below statements are intended to describe the general nature and scope of work being performed by this position. This is not a complete listing of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required. Other duties may be assigned.
Supports and serves at the direction of the General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel; provides oral and written legal advice to DCHA managers and staff in a variety of areas, that may include, but ... read more
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DEPUTY DEFENDER I POSITION
Oregon State Bar membership required
Intermountain Public Defender, Inc. is a soon-to-be 11-attorney law firm with 2.5FTE investigators and 5.5FTE support staff located in Pendleton, Oregon. (We have part-time staff as well.) We handle a full range of court-appointed matters in Umatilla County’s two courthouses located in Pendleton and Hermiston. We represent adult and youth clientele in felony, misdemeanor, a... read more