Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc. (LASMNY) seeks a staff
attorney to perform Disability Advocacy Program (DAP) services throughout the
geographic area served by LASMNY as needed. This position will be out of the Binghamton,
NY office, it is anticipated that some travel will be required.
Job Responsibilities: The staff attorney will represent clients in administrative
proceedings and hearings before Administrative Law Judges to obtain SSD/SSI
benefits. The staff attorney will also provide comprehensive legal services
including advice, negotiation and administrative advocacy and will carry a
substantial caseload. The position also requires that the attorney satisfy
grant and office reporting requirements. The attorney will work under the
supervision of a managing attorney.
Qualifications: Prior experience preferred but not necessary.
LASMNY seeks to be a well-balanced multi-cultural organization.
People of color, LBGTQ, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer.
Please send a resume, writing sample, and three references to:
Krupar, Managing Attorney