Legal Services for the Elderly, Disabled or Disadvantaged of Western New York, Inc. (“LSED”) is seeking a full-time attorney

Legal Services for the Elderly, Disabled or Disadvantaged of Western New York, Inc. (“LSED”) is seeking a full-time attorney with 1-7 years of experience to work on family law issues. We expect the attorney to handle a pre-existing caseload and become a local and statewide leader on this issue.  In addition to direct legal services, he or she will work on policy issues, testify at state and local hearings, and conduct community outreach. Salary pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement.  Level one attorneys make $50,312 on our scale, with health insurance available (with cost sharing) after three months. Projected start date is September 1, 2015. A valid NYS driver’s license and daily access to a vehicle is required. Some weekend and evenings also are required. Interview preference will be given to candidates who evidence a commitment to access to justice for the disenfranchised.

Email cover letter and resume to Jessica Fields at jfields@lsed.org by Wednesday August 5, 2015.   Late applications will not be accepted and no phone calls, please.

LSED is an equal opportunity employer who desires a diverse work force. People of color, women, people with disabilities, veterans, gays, lesbians, bi-sexual, and transgender people are strongly encouraged to apply.

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