Attorney

LEGAL AID OF WV

Charleston, WV

JOB DETAILS
JOB TYPE
Charleston, WV, US
Full-time
LOCATION
Charleston, WV
POSTED
30+ days ago
Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to join our Charleston Office to coordinate our Lawyer in the School Program. LAWV offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance and paid leave. This position is responsible for coordinating LAWV's Lawyer in the School programs across WV. Lawyer in the School places staff attorneys onsite in public schools to provide legal help to families with children in eight WV counties. This position will be responsible for managing, coordinating, and reporting on grants that are funding these services, as well as supporting staff who work on Lawyer in the School programs locally. Work will also include some in-court representation, legal advice and information, and community education to families with children in Kanawha County Schools on civil legal issues. We also work closely with several community partners and take a holistic approach when it comes to meeting our clients' needs. As an attorney, this position will allow you to employing project management skills, while also using your legal skills to engage with school families that need help. If you are passionate about serving others and want to do rewarding work, please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@lawv.net by October 25, 2021. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. LAWV is an organization dedicated to equity, justice and inclusion and our organization culture reflects that by seeking and supporting employees from diverse backgrounds and perspectives. EOE qualified women, people with disabilities, minorities, or members of traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. ,

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LEGAL AID OF WV