Legal Aid Services of Oregon (LASO) is seeking a full-time staff attorney for its Albany Regional Office that serves Linn and Benton Counties.
Background: LASO is a non-profit organization that gives free legal assistance to low-income clients in civil cases. LASO’s eight regional offices serve the general low-income population throughout the state and two specialized statewide programs provide services to farmworkers and representation on Native American issues.
Responsibilities: The attorney will be responsible for maintaining a varied poverty related caseload emphasizing housing law, administrative law and consumer law.
Closing Date: May 5, 2017.
Experience preferred but not required. Excellent legal skills and commitment to justice for low-income communities required. Current Oregon bar membership is required. The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal, stress management, organizational skills, as well as a good sense of humor. Spanish language ability is preferred but not required.
Send letter of interest and resume to:
Mitzi M. Naucler
Legal Aid Services of Oregon
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