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Staff Attorney (CT)

Publicado por
Pro Bono Partnership
|
Hartford, CT
Nuevo
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Publicado hace 12 días

Pro Bono Partnership provides free business and transactional legal services to nonprofit organizations serving the disadvantaged or enhancing the quality of life in neighborhoods in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. Substantially leveraging the impact of its in-house legal staff, the Partnership annually recruits and mobilizes hundreds of attorneys from major corporations and law firms to donate their time and expertise on behalf of its nonprofit clients, enhancing their ability to improve conditions in their communities. More information about Pro Bono Partnership can be found at www.probonopartner.org.

Pro Bono Partnership seeks a staff attorney to work in its Hartford, CT office. This is a full-time position. .

This individual will work under the supervision of the Connecticut Program Director and will serve nonprofits throughout Connecticut. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Represent and advise nonprofit organizations on a wide variety of legal matters;
  • Support and oversee matters placed with volunteer attorneys;
  • Screen potential nonprofit clients for eligibility, and to identify their business legal needs;
  • Assist with client outreach activities and help to create strategic alliances in the nonprofit community;
  • Assist with volunteer outreach efforts as needed;
  • Assist with the creation of client alerts and publications on legal topics relevant to the nonprofit sector;
  • Design and teach seminars on legal issues for nonprofits and volunteer attorneys;
  • Assist with program administration; and
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Connecticut Program Director.


This is a unique opportunity to join a dedicated, collaborative, and fun team delivering valuable services to the nonprofit sector. 


Qualifications for this Position: Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years' experience in corporate law, nonprofit law, employment law, or other business law discipline(s). Enthusiasm, initiative, and commitment to pro bono work and the nonprofit sector are required. Candidates must be admitted to practice in Connecticut. Prior experience in nonprofit management, pro bono management, or service on a nonprofit board are plusses. This position requires occasional day travel within Connecticut. 


Salary and Benefits: $65-70K, depending on experience, for a full time position. Excellent benefits include medical, dental and voluntary benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick and personal days, and 403b plan.


To Apply: Please send your resume and a thoughtful cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position. Applications may be submitted via email to employment@probonopartner.org with “CT Staff Attorney Search” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  


Pro Bono Partnership is an equal opportunity employer.

Pro Bono Partnership provides free business and transactional legal services to nonprofit organizations serving the disadvantaged or enhancing the quality of life in neighborhoods in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    31 de enero de 2022
  • Fecha límite de postulación
    28 de enero de 2022
  • Educación
    Judicatura
  • Nivel Profesional
    Profesional
Salario
USD $65.000 - USD $70.000
/ año

Compensación

Excellent benefits include medical, dental and voluntary benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick and personal days, and 403b plan.

Excellent benefits include medical, dental and voluntary benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick and personal days, and 403b plan.

Ubicación

Temporalmente A Distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de Hartford, CT
Ubicación Asociada
Hartford, CT, USA

Cómo aplicar

Please send your resume and a thoughtful cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position. Applications may be submitted via email to employment@probonopartner.org with “CT Staff Attorney Search” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  

Please send your resume and a thoughtful cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position. Applications may be submitted via email…

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