Attorney (Foreclosure Defense)
Legal Services of New Jersey, a statewide non-profit organization that coordinates the state’s Legal Services system, providing free legal representation in civil matters to people with low incomes, seeks an excellent attorney for a new position in its Foreclosure Defense Project. The attorney will provide legal representation to low-income consumers in defending potential foreclosures of residential property and related consumer protection proceedings.
LSNJ offers a positive workplace among colleagues who enjoy and are passionate about their work. We encourage a supportive, team work environment, with work-life balance. Benefits include comprehensive health and retirement plans and in-house trainings that offer CLE credit.
We are looking for a person with 3-5 years of civil litigation experience, especially in areas relating to consumer protection, foreclosure defense, and housing matters. Bankruptcy is a plus as is Spanish fluency.
To be considered please send a cover letter describing the reasons for your interest in the position and related legal background and the salary you seek, along with a resume detailing your previous related experience and the states and years of all bar admissions. Please also include two recent legal writing samples. Send all required components to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.
Position open until filled.