STAFF ATTORNEY: ICAN Project
Staff Attorney to assist
persons with Medicaid and/or Medicare long term care, either at home or in a
skilled nursing center. Position
includes extensive informal advocacy, written appeals, and administrative
hearings. Participation in community
education, home and hospital visits are also expected. Staff attorney to serve clients in both
Nassau and Suffolk counties.
START DATE: Immediate
SALARY: $51,519 DOE
REQUIREMENTS: Admission to the New York State 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. Applicant needs a demonstrated
commitment to the goals and clients of the legal services program. Strong research and writing skills necessary.
Persons interested should submit resume to:
Iacona, Supervising Attorney
LAW SERVICES COMMITTEE, INC.
Helen Keller Way, 5th Floor
New York 11550