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Staff Attorney

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Greater Hartford Legal Aid, Inc.


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Published 14 days ago

$65,450 - $113,450

Staff attorneys provide comprehensive legal services for civil issues in pursuit of GHLA’s mission and priorities. GHLA attorneys practice in areas including Family, Housing, Benefits, Employment, Education, Senior and Immigration. They appear in state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate level, and before administrative agencies.  Staff attorneys also work on systemic advocacy efforts, including impact litigation and policy advocacy.

Qualifications:

·        Juris Doctor degree

·        Member of Connecticut Bar

·        Superior oral and written communication skills

·        Excellent administrative and organizational skills, including ability to self-direct

·        Personal attributes including:

- dedication to social justice and to advocating for people living in poverty, - self-motivation, strong work ethic and commitment to working as a team,

- the ability to work effectively with diverse groups and individuals.


Staff attorneys provide comprehensive legal services for civil issues in pursuit of GHLA’s mission and priorities. GHLA attorneys practice in areas including Family, Housing, Benefits, Employment, Education, Senior and Immigration. They…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • J.D. Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Applications will be accepted until hiring is completed. GHLA is an equal opportunity employer, and is a signatory to the Connecticut Legal Community’s Diversity and Inclusion Pledge. This is a full-time position, with excellent salary and benefits including a Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

Applications will be accepted until hiring is completed. GHLA is an equal opportunity employer, and is a signatory to the Connecticut Legal Community’s Diversity and Inclusion…

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
999 Asylum Avenue, 3rd Floor, Hartford, CT 06105

How to Apply

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit:

1.     a letter expressing in detail your interest in the position of Staff Attorney, and what you believe you can contribute to GHLA’s pursuit of its mission

2.     a current resume

3.     law school transcript

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit:

1.     a letter expressing in detail your interest in the position of Staff Attorney, and what you believe you can contribute…

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