Alaska Legal Services Corporation has an opening for a full-time staff attorney in the Anchorage office to start as soon as can be arranged. This Position will be part of ALSC’s Medical-Legal Partnership Network and will provide direct legal assistance to victims of crime statewide. This position is a VOCA-funded partnership with the Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (ANDVSA), the Alaska Immigration Justice Center (AIJ), and the Alaska Native Justice Center (ANJC).
Applicants must be either admitted to practice law in Alaska or admitted to practice in another state and eligible for an Alaska Bar Rule 43 waiver. Information on Bar Rule 43 can be found at http://www.alaskabar.org. Familiarity with cross-cultural situations desirable. Computer proficiency required (Windows operating system, Microsoft Office, Internet and e-mail, and data entry).
Salary $48,744 to $69,288 per year, dependent on experience. Generous leave and benefits package.
Applications: ALSC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourage women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, veterans, persons with disabilities, and persons from other underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample and three references to: Heather Toole, Supervising Attorney, email@example.com. Please reference Anchorage Staff Attorney in your application.
About Alaska Legal Services Corporation (ALSC): ALSC is a private, nonprofit law firm with a mission is to provide high quality civil legal services to low income and disadvantaged people and communities to protect their safety, their health and promote family stability. Through advocacy, education, collaboration and litigation we empower individuals, protect fundamental rights, strengthen communities, create opportunities and achieve justice.