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1040 Iowa Ave., Ste. 101
Riverside, CA 92507
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Inland Counties Legal Services
Street address: 
1040 Iowa Ave., Ste. 101
City: 
Riverside
State: 
California
ZIP: 
92507
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

STAFF ATTORNEYS – Four Positions
ICLS seeks to hire attorneys with passion for justice for low income persons in the civil justice system. San Bernardino: (1) attorney to engage in Administrative Law Practice, including litigation, to aggressively advocate on behalf of indigent persons whose benefits have been denied, reduced or terminated, who has a focus on identifying systemic legal barriers and (2) healthcare law attorney to advocate on behalf of clients’ rights under the Affordable Care Act who are experiencing access to medical care benefits. Rural Indio Office in Riverside County: (1) an experienced attorney to practice civil poverty law, including consumer and housing legal issues and (2) an attorney to practice civil poverty law with a demonstrated commitment to improving the lives of poor people. Attorneys new to the practice of law welcome to apply.
California State Multijurisdictional Practice Registered Legal Services Attorneys Rule permits an out of state attorney meeting certain conditions to practice law solely at legal services organizations for up to three years. For more information visit www.calbar.org
For job description, please visit www.inlandlegal.or MWD/EOE

Requirements: 

QUALIFICATION CRITERIA:

A. Education:
Degree from a law school and an active member of the California Bar in good standing.
B. Work Experience:
Ability to understand the objectives of poverty law.
Prior work experience, paid or volunteer, in a legal services office serving low-income clients, considered an asset for employment.
C. Language:
1. An ability to relate to the client community being served.
2. The ability to speak the Spanish language is a desirable asset.

To apply: 

To apply submit a letter of interest, resume, three references and writing sample to Veronica Maldonado, Human Resources Manager, at [email protected]

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
Attorney I begins at $52,500 annually
Expiration date: 
Saturday, December 31, 2016