Staff Attorney - Housing/Consumer/Elder

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Job location
4080 Chain Bridge Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Legal Services of Northern Virginia
Street address: 
4080 Chain Bridge Road
City: 
Fairfax
State: 
Virginia
ZIP: 
22030
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Legal Services of Northern Virginia (LSNV) is hiring a staff attorney for its office in Fairfax. LSNV is a 35-lawyer nonprofit law firm that serves low-income, elderly, and disabled clients in civil legal matters. The staff attorney will represent clients in a variety of practice areas, including housing law, consumer protection, and elder law. The attorney’s duties will also involve networking with nonprofits and other agencies that also serve our client populations.

Requirements: 

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong litigation, communication, and organizational skills. Virginia State Bar membership required; legal aid or other nonprofit experience preferred. Bilingual Spanish ability is a plus.

To apply: 

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and references to James Ferguson, Executive Director, at [email protected].

Notes: 
LSNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and candidates of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
Salary range: 
Competitive nonprofit salary depends upon experience. Benefits include possible loan repayment assistance (of up to $5000 per year); generous vacation, parental, and sick leave; and health, disability, and life insurance coverage.
Submission deadline: 
Friday, March 30, 2018