Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, a non-profit, public interest law firm is seeking a Staff Attorney to provide direct representation to individuals in Immigration law within our Family Law Department. Prefer a minimum of two years’ experience in immigration matters. Must have excellent legal writing and communication skills. Qualified candidates must possess an active/good standing Bar License from any United States jurisdiction. Strongly prefer ability to speak and write Spanish. Salary depends upon experience.
Additional qualities desired:
Is able to understand the lives and struggles confronting low-income and vulnerable people in our community
Enjoys providing legal information to someone who might need extra patience understanding their legal issue
An empathetic communicator with a positive attitude
Enjoys being a part of a great team of caring individuals
Loves challenges, dislikes being bored, and believes drama and gossip belong at the movies or at brunch, not at work.
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada offers a benefit package, including 100% employer paid health, dental, vision and life insurance for employees and their dependents, paid vacation/sick time, and company matched 403b plan, among other benefits. Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada conducts a background review on employees.
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Please email cover letter, resume and a brief writing sample to:
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada is an ADA/Equal Opportunity Employer
Deadline: Open until filled
About Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
Legal Aid Center is a nonprofit law firm dedicated to providing direct legal representation, counsel and advice and community legal education to those who cannot afford an attorney. We have a wide variety of programs to help victims of domestic violence and crime, victims of consumer fraud and children in the foster care system.
We do not handle the following matters: traffic citations, child support, criminal cases, personal injury or employment discrimination.