Disability Law Attorney

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Job location
7 Court Street
PO Box 606
Montpelier, VT 05602
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Vermont Legal Aid, Inc.
City: 
Montpelier
State: 
Vermont
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Vermont Legal Aid is opening the search for a full-time Disability Law Attorney in our Montpelier office. Responsibilities include individual and systems advocacy in a variety of forums on behalf of persons with disabilities. Case work is primarily in the area of disability-based discrimination, special education, government benefit programs, guardianship, and other areas concerning individual rights. Salary is $47,085 plus D.O.E. with excellent fringe benefits.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to building cultural competency. We encourage applicants to share in their cover letter how they can further this goal.

Visit our website for more information and complete application instructions.
www.vtlegalaid.org

Requirements: 

Applicants must be admitted to practice in Vermont, eligible for admission on motion, or planning on taking the bar exam in February 2018.

To apply: 

Send cover letter, resume, references and writing sample as a single PDF with the subject line “Disability Law Attorney Application” to Eric Avildsen, Executive Director c/o Rose Wunrow ([email protected]) no later than October 6, 2017.

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Submission deadline: 
Friday, October 6, 2017
Expiration date: 
Friday, October 6, 2017