Foreclosure Prevention/Successions Staff Attorney & Staff Attorney

Posted on Dec 9, 2018 by Southeast Louisiana Legal Services

Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Legal
5 Dec 2018
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Southeast Louisiana Legal Services (SLLS) is a non-profit law firm serving the 22 parishes east of the Atchafalaya basin. We have offices in Baton Rouge, Covington, Hammond, Harvey, Houma and New Orleans. We provide free civil legal aid to low-income households. SLLS anticipates hiring for the following positions: 1 Staff Attorney in Baton Rouge to work on Foreclosure Prevention and Successions work;1 Staff Attorney in Covington. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate: Proficiency in written and oral communication, client counseling, advocacy, and social service referrals.Dependability, ability to respond to emergencies, good work habits, self­-motivation, capacity to work well with others. Full-time staff attorney positions require admission to practice law in Louisiana. An offer of employment may also be made contingent on passage of the February 2019 bar exam. SLLS does not permit the outside practice of law. Starting salary for a full time staff attorney is $42,000-$52,800 depending on experience. Spanish-English bilingualism and Vietnamese-English bilingualism is a plus that receives extra compensation. To apply, send a resume, cover letter and writing sample to Roxanne Newman, Deputy Director at by December 15, 2018
Category: Legal , Keywords: Attorney

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