STAFF ATTORNEY: For assignment to a specialized unit representing persons applying
for or contesting cessation of benefits under the federal disability programs
(S.S.I. and S.S.D.). Duties include
representation of clients at administrative hearings and before federal
appellate courts, interviewing clients, keeping time records, statistical
information and participation in community legal education.
SALARY: $50,250 D.O.E.
START DATE: Immediate
REQUIREMENTS: Admission to New York State Bar and admission or eligibility for
admission to the Federal Bar. Applicants
who have passed the State Bar and are pending admission will also be
considered. Applicants who have taken
the exam and are waiting to hear the results, may be considered. Bilingual
proficiency in Spanish and English will be viewed favorably. Demonstrated commitment to the goals and
clients of the legal services program.
Persons interested should submit
Rezwanul Islam, Supervising Attorney
NASSAU/SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES
One Helen Keller Way
Hempstead, NY 11550
NASSAU/SUFFOLK LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE,
INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. PERSONS OF COLOR AND PERSONS WITH
DISABILITIES ARE ESPECIALLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.