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Managing Attorney (Economic Security)


The Legal Aid Society is seeking to add a Managing Attorney to the Economic Security Department. This is a management level role reporting to the Advocacy Director and overseeing the daily operations of the Economic Stability and Government Benefits units. The ideal candidate will show a strong interest in serving low-income individuals in our community.  The position is full time with benefits.  Salary is dependent upon experience in conformance with the agency’s policies. 

Applications will be accepted until filled.  However, it is recommended to submit application materials including a cover letter no later than April 14.  Additional information about the Legal Aid Society careers may be found at .




  1. Supervise, coordinate, and advocate for the work of the Economic Stability Department, by—   
  • Working with the Advocacy Director to set priorities and develop work plans that balance impact work, individual client service work, community engagement, and outreach to eligible clients; 
  • Reviewing incoming cases and advocacy opportunities based on department priorities and assigning appropriate cases and matters to staff; 

  • Supporting training and professional/leadership development needs of staff, 

  • Conducting regular quality reviews of work product and processes;  

  • Conducting annual reviews and providing ongoing mentoring of department staff,  

  • Working with program management to implement new programs and communicate the impact of the Department’s work to stakeholders; 

  • Providing regular reporting to and serving as the primary point of contact for grants and programs administered by the department; and  

  1. Learning about and applying innovative and collaborative models of management and leadership. 

  1. Cultivating a transparent and collaborative work environment 



Submission Deadline: 
June 13, 2023
Organization Information: 
Legal Aid Society
416 W Muhammad Ali Blvd, #300
Louisville, KY 40202
United States
Phone: 502-614-3100