Staff Attorney- Birmingham

Legal Services Alabama, Inc. (LSA), is one of the largest statewide law firms in Alabama. As a non-profit law firm, our mission is to serve low-income people by providing civil legal aid and by promoting collaboration to find solutions to problems of poverty. LSA seeks applications from qualified attorneys committed to supporting our mission.

This is a full-time position based in the LSA Birmingham Regional Office. The attorney will assist in civil matters related to legal rights, homeless prevention, benefits and entitlements through legal advice, counseling and representation to those who are the most vulnerable.

Additionally, the attorney will provide community education.

This project is sponsored in part by a grant through Birmingham CDBG.

Qualifications:

  • Admitted to practice in the State of Alabama.
  • Sensitivity towards low-income and elderly population.
  • Alabama recognizes reciprocity in certain states. A list of reciprocal jurisdictions can be found at https://admissions.alabar.org/reciprocal-jurisdictions
  • 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.