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Posted by: Rachel Haseley - 10/26/2018
Job Expires: 11/30/2018
Staff Attorney
We are looking to fill an Attorney position within our Housing Department. The ideal candidate will have a legal services background with a strong compassion for public service work.

About CELJ:

We are a 48 person nonprofit law office with three offices located throughout Western New York. It is our mission to use the legal system to help our clients live independently and with dignity.

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Admitted to practice in NYS
  • 0 - 5 years of practice experience
  • Legal services background, or knowledge of general civil legal work, helpful
  • Strong professional, verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced environment, with a high caseload 
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately while exhibiting patience and diplomacy
  • Travel may be required 
 
CELJ offers a competitive benefits and compensation package, including:

  • Generous vacation and sick time
  • Thirteen holidays a year, plus two half-day holidays
  • Summer hours between Memorial Day and Labor Day
  • Payment of license fees and association dues
  • Encouragement of professional development
To Apply:

Send cover letter and resume to Rachel Haseley, HR Manager Rhaseley@elderjusticeny.org

No phone calls please.

CELJ is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and welcomes all to apply, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Employer recruits without regard to sex, race, sexual orientation, or gender identity, and any such candidates are strongly encouraged to apply

 
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