Attorney (Statewide Legal Hotline)
Legal Services of New Jersey, the statewide coordinating agency for New Jersey’s network of non-profit corporations that provides free civil legal assistance to low income residents, has an immediate opening for an experienced attorney to work on its statewide legal hotline. You will provide telephone advice, brief follow-up service and referrals to low-income clients.
LSNJ offers a very positive workplace among colleagues who enjoy and are passionate about securing justice for disadvantaged people. We promote a supportive and collaborative environment, with a healthy work-life balance. Benefits include comprehensive health and retirement contribution plans and in-house trainings that offer CLE credit.
The strongest candidates will related experience in law affecting low-income people, especially in housing, family and government assistance programs. Proficiency in Spanish or other foreign language a plus.
To be considered, send a resume and cover letter describing the reasons for your interest in the position and related background, along with two recent writing samples. Send all required components to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.