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336 Lincoln Way East
Suite B
Chambersburg, PA 17201
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Franklin County Legal Services
Street address: 
336 Lincoln Way East, Suite B
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Attorney Position Opening

Franklin County Legal Services (“FCLS”) is a charitable, nonprofit agency located in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. FCLS was founded in 2002. Our mission is to provide access to legal representation, advice, and education to low-income individuals with civil legal problems. Services are provided free of charge to the recipients of the services. Our work provides access to justice and helps meet basic human needs through the provision of civil legal services.

FCLS is seeking applicants for a full-time Attorney position. The Attorney will provide civil legal services to indigent clients. Access to help for all types of civil legal problems is provided with our primary in-house practice areas focusing on the greatest needs of immigration, landlord/tenant, and family law. The Attorney will also participate in regular, in-person screening and advice sessions for potential clients.


- Graduate of an ABA accredited law school;
- Admission to the Pennsylvania Bar preferred;
- Will consider attorneys licensed in another state and law school graduates;
- Experience in Pennsylvania Family Law, Landlord/Tenant matters, or Immigration Law preferred;
- Fluency in Spanish a plus; and
- Strong commitment to public interest law.

To apply: 

Submit resume and cover letter via email ([email protected]) to Gloria Keener, Executive Director. Subject Line: Attorney Position.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

FCLS attorneys are eligible to apply for the PA IOLTA Board Loan Repayment Assistance Program offered by the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation. Membership fees for Franklin County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, and American Immigration Lawyers Association are paid by FCLS. Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
Salary and fringe benefits information is provided to the selected candidate at the time that the position is offered.