STAFF ATTORNEY: ICAN Project


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $51,519.00
Maximum: $55,000.00
Details: Depending on Experience

Published:

04/02/2018

Start Date:

05/14/2018

Application Deadline:

05/07/2018

Address

1757 Veterans Highway
Suite 50
Islandia
New York
11749
United States

Description

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.

 

Benefits

vacation, sick and personal time, heath, dental and life insurance

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual proficiency in Spanish and English will be viewed favorably.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

J.D.

How To Apply

liacona@nsls.legal

http://www.nslawservices.org

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

                       liacona@nsls.legal

 

NASSAU/SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. PERSONS OF COLOR AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.


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