The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY is seeking an admitted attorney to provide legal representation to minors. This position will work with the Family Court including juvenile delinquency, PINS, abuse/neglect, foster care placement, and custody/visitation cases. The attorney will have the opportunity to be part of a team of professionals who have dedicated themselves to the mission of LASROC, 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, and training.
Full-time availability is preferred would consider Part-Time Applicants. The position may require some travel to our Steuben County office located in Bath, NY.
Must possess a Juris Doctor.
- Admission to the New York State Bar required but will accept applicants who have passed the Bar and waiting for Bar Admission.
- 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.
Please apply using the link provided above and forward additional materials to the email below to be considered:
Send the following information to:
Human Resources, The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY, 1 West Main Street 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.