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Staff Attorney - Prince George's County (2048)

Publicado por
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc.
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Baltimore, MD
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Publicado há 23 dias

 **A RESUME AND COVER LETTER ARE REQUIRED TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION** 

Maryland Legal Aid (MLA) announces a full-time Staff Attorney position for qualified applicants in the Prince George’s County office. This position provides advice and representation to low-income clients in general civil matters including housing, family law, public benefits administrative appeals, consumer, health care, elder law, and community outreach. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to handle a broad range of duties in a timely manner. Please find below a summary of the job description. 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Screen clients for eligibility and make referrals, as appropriate. 
  • Conduct preliminary and subsequent interviews with clients. 
  • Conduct factual investigation and analysis as well as legal research. 
  • Advise clients of results of investigation and research and counsel clients regarding their options. 
  • Draft pleadings to include complaints, answers, and counter-complaints, etc. 
  • Draft memoranda of law, briefs, etc. 
  • Develop case theory and strategy for the representation of clients. 
  • Prepare cases and represent clients during negotiations and in hearings, trials, and appeals. 
  • Work with various community groups and accept speaking engagements as assigned by supervisors and chiefs. 
  • Continue professional development and education through attendance at trainings and other programs sponsored by the Maryland Legal Aid. 
  • Act as a liaison between clients and private attorney involvement (PAI) programs. 
  • Maintain case records for clients in the LegalServer case management system. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned within the scope of the essential functions of the position. 


 **A RESUME AND COVER LETTER ARE REQUIRED TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION** 

Maryland Legal Aid (MLA) announces a full-time Staff Attorney position for qualified applicants in the Prince George’s County office. This position provides advice and…

Resumo dos Detalhes

  • Comprometimento de Tempo
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    Carga Horária Integral
  • Data de Início
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    30 de setembro de 2022
  • Prazo para Inscrições
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    30 de setembro de 2022
  • Educação
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    Bacharelado em Direito Requerido
  • Nível de Experiência
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    Intermediário
Salário
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USD $57.900 - USD $92.060
/ ano

Localização

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Virtual
O trabalho pode ser executado em qualquer lugar de Estados Unidos
Local Associado
500 E. Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, United States

Como se inscrever

Maryland Legal Aid is committed to equity, justice and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, MLA seeks to hire employees from diverse backgrounds and perspectives that are reflective of the communities we serve, including people with disabilities, people of color, women and members of traditionally underrepresented groups.

Apply for Staff Attorney using the link below:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=9156664a-1a51-4897-90b5-51213a0ce138&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=441702&lang=en_US&source=CC4

Maryland Legal Aid is committed to equity, justice and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, MLA seeks to hire employees from diverse backgrounds and perspectives that are…

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