CHILDREN’S ATTORNEY

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Job location
725 E. Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89104
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
Street address: 
725 E. Charleston Blvd
City: 
Las Vegas
State: 
Nevada
ZIP: 
89104
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, a non-profit, public interest law firm is seeking a Staff Attorney for its Children’s Attorneys Project (CAP). Candidate will assist with community outreach and direct representation to abused and neglected children currently in foster care.

Requirements: 

Prefer a minimum of two years litigation experience in public interest law, with an emphasis in family law. Excellent legal writing and communication skills a must. Prefer bi-lingual candidate, English/Spanish, but not required. Qualified candidates must possess an active/good standing Bar License from any United States jurisdiction. Public interest minded individuals with excellent academic credentials who are 3L or graduates awaiting bar results will also be considered.

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada offers a benefit package, such as 100% employer paid health, dental, vision and life insurance for employees and their dependents, paid vacation/sick time, and company matched 403b plan, among other benefits. Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada conducts a background review on employees.

To apply: 

Please visit www.lacsn.org for more information about our organization and select careers for current opportunities. Follow us on Twitter.com/LegalAidSNV, Facebook and YouTube.

NO TELEPHONE CALLS PLEASE
Please email cover letter, resume and a brief writing sample to:
Terry R. Bratton, Chief Financial Director
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
725 E. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89104

e-mail: [email protected]

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada is an ADA/Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline: Open until filled

Notes: 
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada is an ADA/Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
Salary depends upon experience.