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Posted by: Human Resources - 1/22/2021
Job Expires: 2/5/2021
Staff Attorney Family/Financial Wellbeing

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo seeks to provide access to justice and due process to the most vulnerable individuals, children and families in the Western New York community through quality legal representation and assistance.

Our Civil Legal Services Unit seeks candidates for a Staff Attorney position for our high-volume, vigorously paced office providing representation to low income clients.  Initial responsibilities will focus primarily on Family Law and Financial Wellbeing matters and involve both virtual and in-person court appearances.

Knowledge of basics of Matrimonial Law is required; mentoring will be provided.  Candidates must have strong work ethic, pride in work product, and commitment to social justice.  Additional requirements include practical computer skills and ability to work independently while acting as part of a team.  The Staff Attorney will be required to travel to other counties in the Eighth Judicial District.  NYS Bar Admittance and proof of Good Standing are required. 

Competitive salary and benefits package.  Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. 290 Main Street, Suite 400, Buffalo, New York 14202 Attn: Human Resources or via e-mail to resume@legalaidbuffalo.org by February 5, 2021.  Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis. 

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. is committed to Diversity and Inclusion and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

 

 

 
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