Job Number: 01-210319-08: Supervising Attorney
- Consumer Protection Unit
Legal Aid of Western Missouri
This position entails both supervisory and first chair
responsibilities and requires excellent writing skills, attention
to detail, work ethic, computer proficiency, and a desire and
commitment to deliver high quality legal assistance to low-income
people. Candidates must be members of the Missouri Bar, or eligible
for licensure in Missouri through reciprocity.
At least five years of legal experience is required, and experience
in handling bankruptcy cases is preferred (but not required).
Legal Aid of Western Missouri offers a professional and friendly
work environment with integrity and excellence as our guiding
principles. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment
efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce. As with all job
openings at Legal Aid, second language proficiency in a language
commonly spoken by Legal Aids clients or potential clients,
including but not limited to Spanish, Arabic, Vietnamese, Somali or
Dinka will be viewed favorably in our hiring decision for this job.
The ability to speak in a second language, however, is not a
requirement for this job.
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Benefits: Medical & dental, life, vision, long & short-term
disability insurances; 401K/match and retirement plans, paid
vacation, sick & holidays; flexible spending account, travel and
parking reimbursement; paid CLE and Bar dues and professional
development; qualifying employer for Public Service Loan
Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance
through Legal Service Corporations Loan Repayment Assistance
Interested Parties/How to Apply:
Please visit http://www.lawmo.org/careers/current-openings to
submit your application, resume, and cover letter.
LAWMO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Those applicants requiring
accommodation to the interview/application process should contact
the Human Resources Department at HR@lawmo.org .