This position will work with Family
Court including juvenile delinquency, PINS, abuse/neglect, foster care
placement, and custody/visitation cases.
attorney will have the opportunity to be part of a team of professionals who
have dedicated themselves to the mission of LAS, which is the provision of high
quality civil legal services to low and moderate income litigants. Services
include direct representation, legal counseling, community outreach, education,
- Must possess a Juris Doctor
- Admission to the New York State Bar required.
- The ideal candidate will possess a high
level of organization and independence, legal research skills, strong
negotiating ability, ability to think and speak quickly and accurately.
- Excellent writing skills, respect, and consideration for clients and demonstrate
the ability to work effectively with others in a team.
- Reliable transportation required.
send the following information to be considered:
- Cover Letter
- Professional References
- Writing Sample
- Unofficial Transcripts (if admitted
under five years)
the following information to:
Human Resources, The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY, 1
West Main Street, Suite 800 Rochester, N.Y., 14614.
LASROC is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and desires a diverse workforce. People of color, women, persons with
disabilities, persons who are elderly, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender
are welcomed and encouraged to apply.