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Staff Attorney – Birmingham, Alabama

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. LSA provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities. 

The Staff Attorney will participate in a medical-legal partnership with Cahaba Medical Care, a Qualified Health Center. The Staff Attorney will rotate throughout Cahaba Medical Care’s Jefferson County sites to provide high-quality free legal representation for cases in domestic violence, public benefits, elder law, tax assistance, consumer protection, education, and housing. In addition to providing legal representation to patients, the attorney will address the holistic needs of the client and will address social, non-medical determinants of health that prevent the patient’s ability to get well and return to social and economic stability. The Staff Attorney will provide information and resources to clients about the Family Medical Leave Act, job protections, and post-treatment benefit eligibility.

Qualifications: This position is an exciting opportunity for attorneys who are admitted to the Alabama Bar and who are passionate about serving low-income populations. Strong legal writing and communication skills are required.  Preference is given to attorneys who are bilingual.

Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states.

A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.

Salary: $54,810 plus based upon experience

Benefits: LSA offers an excellent benefits package, valued at approximately $19,000, including six weeks of paid leave annually and 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for each employee.

Position: Full Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to jobs@alsp.org

Application Deadline: Open until filled

No telephone calls or faxes

Posted 2/15/2024

Staff Attorney – selma, Alabama

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. LSA provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities. 

The Staff Attorney will provide legal representation in civil legal matters with a primary focus on estate, family, housing, consumer, education, public benefits, and unemployment law. This position is based out of the Selma office and will serve clients in the surrounding counties.  

Qualifications: This position is an exciting opportunity for attorneys who are admitted to the Alabama Bar and who are passionate about serving low-income populations. Strong legal writing and communication skills are required. Preference is given to attorneys who are bilingual.

Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states.

A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at: https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex, gender identity or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.

Salary: $54,810 plus based upon experience

Benefits: LSA offers an excellent benefits package, valued at approximately $19,000, including six weeks of paid leave annually and 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for each employee.

Position: Full-Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to jobs@alsp.org

Application Deadline: Open until filled

No telephone calls or faxes

Posted 1/09/24

Staff Attorney – Mobile, Alabama

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. LSA provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities. 

The Staff Attorney will provide legal representation in civil legal matters with a primary focus on estate, family, housing, consumer, education, public benefits, and unemployment law. This position is based out of the Mobile office and will serve clients in the surrounding counties.  

Qualifications: This position is an exciting opportunity for attorneys who are admitted to the Alabama Bar and who are passionate about serving low-income populations. Strong legal writing and communication skills are required. Preference is given to attorneys who are bilingual.

Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states.

A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at: https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex, gender identity or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.

Salary: $54,810 plus based upon experience

Benefits: LSA offers an excellent benefits package, valued at approximately $19,000, including six weeks of paid leave annually and 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for each employee.

Position: Full-Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to jobs@alsp.org

Application Deadline: Open until filled

No telephone calls or faxes

Posted 1/08/24

Staff Attorney – Montgomery, Alabama

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. LSA provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities. 

The Staff Attorney will provide legal representation in civil legal matters with a primary focus on estate, family, housing, consumer, education, public benefits, and unemployment law. This position is based out of the Montgomery office and will serve clients in the surrounding counties.  

Qualifications: This position is an exciting opportunity for attorneys who are admitted to the Alabama Bar and who are passionate about serving low-income populations. Strong legal writing and communication skills are required. Preference is given to attorneys who are bilingual.

Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states.

A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at: https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex, gender identity or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.

Salary: $54,810 plus based upon experience

Benefits: LSA offers an excellent benefits package, valued at approximately $19,000, including six weeks of paid leave annually and 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for each employee.

Position: Full-Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to jobs@alsp.org

Application Deadline: Open until filled

No telephone calls or faxes

Posted 1/08/24

Domestic Violence Staff Attorney – Montgomery, Alabama

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA) is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. LSA provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities. 

The attorney will provide civil legal representation and community outreach to address the needs of domestic violence clients. Much of the legal work will focus on the immediate safety needs of clients, including protection orders, divorces, custody cases, and other cases based on priorities established by LSA’s Board of Directors. This position is based out of the Montgomery office and will serve clients in the surrounding counties.  

Qualifications: This position is an exciting opportunity for attorneys who are admitted to the Alabama Bar and who are passionate about serving low-income populations. Strong legal writing and communication skills are required.  Preference is given to attorneys who are bilingual.

Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states.

A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.

Salary: $54,810 plus based upon experience

Benefits: LSA offers an excellent benefits package, valued at approximately $19,000, including six weeks of paid leave annually and 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for each employee.

Position: Full Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to jobs@alsp.org

Application Deadline: Open until filled

No telephone calls or faxes

Posted 12/20/23

Administrative Assistant - Huntsville, Alabama

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA) is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. LSA provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities. 

This is a full-time position based in the LSA Huntsville Regional Office.

The Administrative Assistant will perform administrative duties in a fast-paced law office and communicate frequently with community members and clients. The Administrative Assistant will report directly to the Managing Attorney.

Qualifications: This position is an exciting opportunity for someone with a high school diploma or equivalent with two (2) years of experience in customer service, secretarial, office, or another related field. Computer proficiency and the ability to work in database systems are required. The applicant must have the ability to become a licensed notary public. Preference will be given to those who are bilingual and who have experience with nonprofits. The ideal candidate would have a passion for serving low-income communities.

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.

Salary: $36,540 plus based upon experience

Benefits: LSA offers an excellent benefits package, valued at approximately $19,000, including six weeks of paid leave annually and 100% employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for each employee.

Position: Full-Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and references to  jobs@alsp.org

Application Deadline: Open until filled

No telephone calls or faxes

Posted 12/13/2023