The Legal Aid Society of Columbus (LASC) is looking for an individual with a demonstrated commitment to making a difference in the lives of indigent people and their communities for a staff attorney position in our Columbus office. The attorney will initially work on our Neighborhood Stabilization Project, funded through the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation, focusing on meeting the needs of four local communities – South Linden, the Near East Side, the Near South Side and the Hilltop. The substantive legal work will include assisting with estate planning documents, providing legal assistance to small business and nonprofit organization startups, and increasing access to lending opportunities. The staff attorney may also work with our consumer, housing and pro bono teams to support their work on the Neighborhood Stabilization Project.
Our attorneys are encouraged and supported in being creative, effective advocates in federal, state, and local judicial, administrative and legislative forums. Additional information about LASC is available at www.columbuslegalaid.org.
In addition to a salary of $49,000 + DOE, we offer excellent benefits and leave package, eligibility for the Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation Loan Repayment Assistance Program (LRAP), and ongoing training opportunities.
Reply with resume, writing sample, and references to: Kathleen C. McGarvey, Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.
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