Staff Attorney - Employment Unit, Springfield MA

Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/26/2018

Start Date

11/24/2018

Application Deadline

11/24/2018

Address

Springfield
Springfield
MA
01144
United States

Description

Central West Justice Center (CWJC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Community Legal Aid, seeks a staff attorney to work in its Employment Unit. The attorney will be based in CWJC's Springfield, Massachusetts office and will travel as needed to assist clients throughout the four counties of western Massachusetts. The attorney will focus on handling unemployment cases and cases involving wage and hour issues, leave issues, and employment discrimination. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Admission to Mass. Bar, or eligible to sit for next Mass. Bar examination, or entitled to practice under a Mass. practice rule required. Fluency in Spanish strongly preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience in unemployment compensation law and/or administrative agency advocacy strongly preferred. A demonstrated dedication to social justice and commitment to working with low-income communities.  Please submit cover letter and resume to the link provided. If you are unable to send in your resume and cover letter electronically, please send to: emessier@cla-ma.org, or mail to Eileen Messier, HR Manager, Community Legal Aid, 405 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608.

EOE. 


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

https://communitylegal.isolvedhire.com/jobs/42473-12139.html

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


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