LEGAL AID SOCIETY OF NORTHEASTERN NEW YORK
STAFF ATTORNEY - WARREN COUNTY FAMILY COURT
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY OFFICE
Staff Attorney for the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern
New York in Saratoga Springs, New York.
attorney will be responsible for representation of low income Family Court
litigants in Warren County as Conflict Public Defender for Family Court. Cases
will include orders of protection; custody, visitation, and abuse and neglect
proceedings. Responsible for implementation, recordkeeping and reporting for
Warren County contract.
At least 2 to 7 years prior legal experience or equivalent. Admitted to New
York State Bar. Demonstrated commitment to public interest law and providing
high quality legal services to clients in civil matters. Must be able to
communicate effectively and work independently and efficiently. Must have a car
and valid New York driver's license. Good computer skills. Prior experience in
Family Court is required. Ability to speak Spanish a plus.
Profile: The Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York is a publicly
funded law firm which provides free civil legal services to low-income
to $59,700 DOE, Excellent fringe benefits, including limited loan repayment
assistance for qualified applicants.
Deadline: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 COB
Any applications that do not have a cover letter,
resume and writing sample will not be considered.
To apply, please go to www.lasnny.org OR
1) Complete the Application
linked here, or the mobile-friendly
application linked here
2) Complete the Demographic
Survey linked here
We are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, the elderly, LGBTQ
persons, Protected Veterans and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply.