DC Legal Aid Society – attorney position

June 2, 2016

The Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia seeks a Staff Attorney for its housing law unit.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Two to three years of experience in legal services, preferably with a background in housing law;
  • Strong litigation, organizational, communication, and leadership skills;
  • The ability to work collaboratively with other staff, legal services partners, and pro bono attorneys;
  • A demonstrated commitment to social and economic justice; and
  • Bilingual skills strongly preferred but not required.

Membership or eligibility for membership in the DC bar is required.

Salary and Benefits

The attorney will be paid in accordance with Legal Aid’s attorney salary scale. Legal Aid also offers a competitive benefits package.

To Apply

Interested persons are encouraged to apply immediately and should email a letter of interest and resume to: housingattorneysearch@legalaiddc.org.

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