Foreclosure Prevention Attorney

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Job location
1031 Quarrier Street, Suite 200
Charleston, WV 25301
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Mountain State Justice, Inc.
Street address: 
1031 Quarrier Street, Suite 200
City: 
Charleston
State: 
West Virginia
ZIP: 
25301
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Mountain State Justice is a nationally recognized, non-profit law office with offices in Charleston and Clarksburg, West Virginia, with a commitment to aggressively and creatively protecting the rights of low-income West Virginians. MSJ currently has an opening for a full-time foreclosure prevention attorney. The attorney will represent low-income West Virginians in litigation, focusing on preventing foreclosures throughout West Virginia and addressing homeownership-related needs in the flood-stricken areas. The attorney can be located in either the Charleston or Clarksburg, WV office.

Applicants should be self-directed, energetic, have a demonstrated commitment to public interest work, and have strong writing and analytic skills. Litigation and consumer law experience is highly preferred.

Requirements: 

Applicants should be self-directed, energetic, have a demonstrated commitment to public interest work, and have strong writing and analytic skills. Litigation and consumer law experience is highly preferred. West Virginia Bar admission is not immediately required: An attorney licensed in another state/jurisdiction may work in legal services for two years based on that out-of-state certification.

To apply: 

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and three references to:

Hiring Committee
1031 Quarrier St., Suite 200
Charleston, WV 25301
Fax: 304-344-3145
[email protected]

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer; MSJ has a commitment to diversity in hiring. For more information about Mountain State Justice visit www.mountainstatejustice.org and our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mountainstatejustice.
Salary range: 
Commensurate with experience
Expiration date: 
Friday, September 1, 2017