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Attorney for the Child

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The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY | Rochester, NY
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The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY


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Published 10 days ago

July 31, 2020
At least $50,750Base salary does NOT include credit for additional relevant experience and foreign language skills

The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY is seeking an admitted attorney to provide legal representation to minors. This position will work with the Family Court including juvenile delinquency, PINS, abuse/neglect, foster care placement, and custody/visitation cases. The attorney will have the opportunity to be part of a team of professionals who have dedicated themselves to the mission of LASROC, which is the provision of high quality civil legal services to low and moderate-income litigants. Services include direct representation, legal counseling, community outreach, education, and training.  

Full-time availability is preferred would consider Part-Time Applicants. The position may require some travel to our Steuben County office located in Bath, NY.

Qualification:

  • Must possess a Juris Doctor.
  • Admission to the New York State Bar required but will accept applicants who have passed the Bar and waiting for Bar Admission.
  • The ideal candidate will possess a high level of organization and independence, legal research skills, strong negotiating ability, ability to think and speak quickly and accurately.
  • Excellent writing skills, respect, and consideration for clients and demonstrate the ability to work effectively with others in a team.
  • Reliable transportation required.

Please send the following information to be considered:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Professional References
  • Writing Sample (send to abrodie@lasroc.org)
  • Unofficial Transcripts (if admitted under two years) (send to abrodie@lasroc.org)

Send the following information to:

https://lasroc.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=56

Human Resources, The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY, 1 West Main Street Rochester, N.Y., 14614.

LASROC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and desires a diverse workforce. People of color, women, persons with disabilities, persons who are elderly, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY is seeking an admitted attorney to provide legal representation to minors. This position will work with the Family Court including juvenile delinquency, PINS, abuse/neglect, foster care placement, and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • J.D. Required
  • Professional

Location

1 West Main Street, Rochester, NY 14614

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