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Staff Attorney with the Central Oregon Regional Office in Bend
Legal Aid Services of Oregon (LASO) is seeking an attorney for a full-time position in its Central Oregon Regional Office located in Bend.
BACKGROUND: LASO is a non-profit organization that represents low-income clients in civil cases. LASO’s eight regional offices serve the general low-income population throughout the state and two specialized statewide programs provide services to farmworkers and representation on Native American issues. LASO is an effective, high-quality legal services program that is committed to advocacy strategies having the broadest possible impact on client community problems.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The attorney will be responsible for maintaining a varied poverty caseload, including public benefits, housing, consumer, employment, and family law.
QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent legal skills and proven interest in poverty law issues. Membership in the Oregon State Bar. Experience and/or interest in housing work preferred; Spanish language skills a plus.
SALARY/BENEFITS: Salary depends on experience. Additional compensation for bilingual ability. Full benefits package including health insurance and 401(k) plan.
CLOSING DATE: November 20, 2019
APPLICATIONS: Send resume and letter of interest to:
Legal Aid Services of Oregon
42 NW Greeley Ave.
Bend, OR 97703
LEGAL AID SERVICES OF OREGON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER