Pro Bono Counsel – Neighborhood Legal Services Prog.

April 6, 2010

The Neighborhood Legal Services Program (NLSP) is currently seeking Pro Bono Counsel with a passion for justice to provide legal services to clients in its community-based law offices in Washington, DC.  NLSP is a private non-profit law firm whose mission is to provide vigorous and high quality, client-centered civil legal services to low-income residents of the District of Columbia.

The Pro Bono Counsel will work in NLSP’s Headquarters located in the Northeast quadrant of the city.  The Pro Bono Counsel is responsible for the recruitment, training, and mentoring of pro bono attorneys taking on cases in the areas of housing, health care, employment, consumer protection, education, discrimination, family court disputes, income maintenance, and the many civil consequences impacting persons with convictions and their families.

Interested persons should send a letter of interest, resume, three professional/educational references and writing sample to Radha Ramanathan, Director of Legal Programs, at:

nlsp@nlsp.org (subject line – Pro Bono Counsel)
Neighborhood Legal Services Program
680 Rhode Island Avenue NE
Washington, D. C.  20002

Positions remain open until filled.   Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  For more information, please consult the flyer.

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