STAFF ATTORNEYS - DCSHC Baltimore

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Job location
500 East Lexington Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Maryland Legal Aid
Street address: 
500 East Lexington Street
City: 
Baltimore
State: 
Maryland
ZIP: 
21202
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

STAFF ATTORNEYS
DISTRICT COURT SELF-HELP CENTER

Position: Maryland Legal Aid announces the availability of three (3) staff attorney positions at the District Court Self-Help Resource Center (DCSHRC) in Baltimore City, Maryland. The attorneys will primarily provide legal assistance to self-represented litigants in connection with civil cases before the District Court of Maryland including landlord/tenant, small and large claims, debtor/creditor, expungement and domestic violence matters. The staff attorneys will also be called on to assist with a broader range of civil matters including family law matters, foreclosures and expungements. Legal services to self-represented litigants will occur via walk-in assistance, phone calls and live chat assistance or as requested by the Court. These positions are part of a Maryland Legal Aid contract with the Administrative Office of the Courts to operate the Courts’ DCSHRC and the Maryland Courts Self-Help Center.

Hours and Location: The District Court Self-Help Center in Baltimore City, Maryland will provide legal assistance Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The staff attorneys may be called upon to assist during other hours and at other locations as needed.

Submit an updated resumé and cover letter online at our website at
www.mdlab.org/contact/employment or
copy this URL https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit2/?id=15550211&t=1
or click here.

Requirements: 

Minimum Qualifications: Admitted to the Maryland Bar with one-year or more civil litigation experience. Excellent organizational, communications, and interpersonal skills required. Fluency in a second language strongly preferred.

Submit an updated resumé and cover letter online at our website at
www.mdlab.org/contact/employment or
copy this URL https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit2/?id=15550211&t=1
or click here.

To apply: 

Submit an updated resumé and cover letter online at our website at
www.mdlab.org/contact/employment or
copy this URL https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit2/?id=15550211&t=1
or click here.

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer
Salary range: 
51,434 - 77,825
Submission deadline: 
Thursday, March 2, 2017