Details: Depending on Experience
1757 Veterans Highway
Staff Attorney to assist persons with Medicaid and/or Medicare long term care, either at home or in a skilled nursing center. Position includes extensive informal advocacy, written appeals, and administrative hearings. Participation in community education, home and hospital visits are also expected. Staff attorney to serve clients in both Nassau and Suffolk counties.
vacation, sick and personal time, heath, dental and life insurance
Level of Language Proficiency
Bilingual proficiency in Spanish and English will be viewed favorably.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
REQUIREMENTS: Admission to the New York State Bar. Applicants who have passed the State Bar and are pending admission will also be considered. Applicants who have taken the exam and are waiting to hear the results may be considered. Bilingual proficiency in Spanish and English will be viewed favorably. Applicant needs a demonstrated commitment to the goals and clients of the legal services program. Strong research and writing skills necessary.
Persons interested should submit resume to:
Lynn Iacona, Supervising Attorney
NASSAU/SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC.
1 Helen Keller Way, 5th Floor
Hempstead, New York 11550
NASSAU/SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. PERSONS OF COLOR AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.