Property Preservation Attorneys Wanted

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Job location
3100 Cleburne St.
Houston, TX 77004
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Earl Carl Institute for Legal & Social Policy, Inc.
Street address: 
3100 Cleburne St.
City: 
Houston
State: 
Texas
ZIP: 
77004
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

The Earl Carl Institute (ECI) at Thurgood Marshall School of Law on the campus of Texas Southern University, is seeking a full time and a part-time attorney for its Opal Mitchell Lee Property Preservation Project. One position will be responsible for all aspects of representation in the following case types: probate, partition of real estate, inter vivos transfers, clearing title to property, property tax exemptions, assistance with delinquent property tax cases, other matters regarding land loss prevention, and formation of nonprofits related to community development. Must have 5 years or more experience in these areas. The attorney is expected to work a minimum of 40 hours per week. The position must be licensed in the State of Texas. Federal licensure and bilingual is a plus.

The second position is for the ECI Foreclosure Defense Project. This position will be responsible for preventing mortgage, tax, and HOA foreclosures, through the use of various remedies including bankruptcy.

Anyone interested in either of these positions should email a resume with OMLPPP in the subject line to [email protected]. For additional information about ECI visit the Earl Carl Institute website at www.earlcarlinstitute.org.

Requirements: 

Licensed to practice law by the State Bar of Texas. A minimum of 5 years experience in the subject matter area.

To apply: 

Anyone interested in either of these positions should email a resume with OMLPPP in the subject line to [email protected].

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
$42,500 - $60,000 DOE
Expiration date: 
Wednesday, March 15, 2017