Staff Attorney

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Job location
1155 E. 9th Street
Reno, NV 89512
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Nevada Legal Services
Street address: 
530 S. 6th Street, 530 S. 6th Street
City: 
Las Vegas
State: 
Nevada
ZIP: 
89101-6819
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Nevada Legal Services' Senior Law Project ("SLP") is seeking a staff attorney to work in the SLP's office in the Reno Senior Services Building. The staff attorney will represent Seniors in a wide variety of cases, including: housing issues, consumer issues; nursing home issues; estate planning; family law; and health care issues. The SLP serves all of Washoe County and the staff attorney will share duties of making presentations at the Senior Centers located throughout the County. The SLP consists of two attorneys and a paralegal handling cases and two support staff members.

Requirements: 

The successful candidate should have knowledge of the issues facing Nevada's elderly residents. Experience in Elder Law or legal services is preferred. The successful candidate should also be barred in Nevada or eligible for Rule 72 reciprocity admission.

To apply: 

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, and a list of three references to:
Roberta O'Hara
Human Resources Assistant
701 E. Bridger Ave. Ste, 700
Las Vegas NV 89101
[email protected]

Notes: 
NLS is an equal opportunity employer.
Salary range: 
$42,000+ DOE
Submission deadline: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Expiration date: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017