Staff Attorney - Elko

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Job location
285 10th St.
Elko, NV 89801
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Nevada Legal Services
Street address: 
530 S. 6th st.
City: 
Las Vegas
State: 
Nevada
ZIP: 
89101
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Nevada Legal Services is looking to hire a staff attorney for the Elko office. The staff attorney will take appointments to represent adult wards in guardianship proceedings and will represent low-income individuals in other civil matters, including: landlord/tenant; consumer; public benefits; and family law. The staff attorney will be expected to travel to outlying counties and nursing facilities to meet with clients.

This is a full-time position. Benefits include paid sick and vacation time, paid medical, dental, vision and life insurance.
Salary DOE 42k-58k.

Requirements: 

Applicants should be licensed to practice in Nevada or in another state and eligible for admission pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 72.1. This position requires an interest and sensitivity to working with disadvantaged and disabled individuals.

To apply: 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and references to:
Jennifer Jeans, Directing Attorney, at [email protected] and
Roberta O'Hara, Human Resources, at [email protected].

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
DOE 42k - 58k
Submission deadline: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017