Pro Bono Project Manager Attorney Position

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Job location
P.O. Box 551
Harrisonburg, VA 22803
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.
Street address: 
P.O. Box 551
City: 
Harrisonburg
State: 
Virginia
ZIP: 
22803
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Blue Ridge Legal Services (BRLS) is seeking a bright, personable, highly organized and self-motivated attorney to manage and coordinate an exciting new Pro Bono project funded by a Pro Bono Innovation Fund grant from the Legal Services Corporation (LSC). The position will focus on developing a circuit-wide pro bono development plan while working closely with members of the judiciary, bar leaders, law school faculty, legal aid staff, and the membership of 4 local bar associations. The position is grant funded for 18 months. Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Requirements: 
  • JD degree.
  • Car necessary.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong public speaking ability.
  • Ability to work well with a variety of people, including judges, attorneys, law school faculty, law students, and other staff.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent organizational and record-keeping skills.
  • Strong commitment to helping the community and ensuring equal access to justice.
To apply: 

Submit a letter of interest, resume, three professional references and a legal writing sample via email to: John E. Whitfield, Executive Director, at [email protected].

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
Starting salary: $53,810
Submission deadline: 
Friday, April 15, 2016