Birmingham Staff Attorney

Legal Services Alabama, (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. As a non-profit law firm, our mission provides free, client-centered civil legal advocacy to low-income Alabamians and collaborates with others across the state and nation to find solutions to systemic issues caused by poverty and social justice inequities.

This is a full-time position based in the Birmingham Regional Office. The attorney will assist in civil matters related to legal rights, benefits and entitlements through legal advice, counseling and representation to senior citizens in Jefferson County. The legal services provided will assist seniors in who are the most vulnerable and who are at risk of losing their autonomy, dignity, or independence.

Additionally, the attorney will provide community education for the older population.

This project is sponsored in part by a grant through United Way of Central Alabama.

Qualifications:

  • Admitted to practice in the State of Alabama.
  • Sensitivity towards low-income and elderly population.
  • Strong legal writing and communication skills. Bilingual a plus.

Salary: $50,750 plus based upon experience, Excellent benefits

Position: Full Time

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and references to jobs@alsp.org – No telephone calls or faxes

Application Deadline: Open until filled

LSA is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to sex or sexual orientation, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, political affiliation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law.