Disability Rights Advocates (DRA), a non-profit law firm, is one of the foremost civil rights legal centers in the nation advancing equal rights and opportunities for people with a wide range of disabilities.
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Disability Rights Advocates (DRA), a non-profit law firm advancing equal rights and opportunities for people with a wide range of disabilities, is setting precedents and challenging norms.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking an appellate attorney for the Family Services Division, Child Protection Sections. This position will be co-located with the Office of the Solicitor General and the Family Services Division.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: Youth involved in the juvenile justice system present myriad issues that may contribute to their court involvement.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking a trial attorney for the Family Services Division, Child Protection Section.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: Serves as an advance trainee and as a member of a team, assisting higher grade specialists in the performance of routine paternity and child support enforcement functions for a limited caseload and with the negotiation of support payments from responsible parents.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The Land Use and Public Works Section provides legal assistance to District agencies with respect to land use planning, zoning, historic preservation, and the use of public space.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia (“OAG”) is seeking candidates for the position of Deputy Attorney General in the Public Safety Division (“PSD”). PSD includes four litigating sections:
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Inc. (LSEM), a non-profit law firm that provides free legal assistance to persons living with low income/low opportunity, seeks an attorney to work in the LSEM St.
Although low-income families face two to three legal issues each year, many go unidentified and only 20% are addressed with the help of a lawyer.