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Micah Legal
Lexington, Kentucky, United States (on-site)
30+ days ago

Description

Summary: Micah Legal is seeking a full-time attorney. The attorney will maintain a client caseload of around 40-70 cases in typical poverty law areas, such as divorce, custody, civil protective orders, expungements, simple estate planning, etc.

Responsibilities:

The attorney will

  • Handle a caseload of 40-70 active cases, billing 25+ hours per week
  • Participate in the local bar association, and in other associations or organizational boards which collaborate with Micah Legal
  • Work collaboratively with other legal services providers, community groups, and government officials
  • Oversee case referrals and provide support to volunteer attorneys and law students/interns
  • Staff and coordinate legal clinics and trainings

Salary range: 40,000-55,000 plus some benefits

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to micahlegalresumes@gmail.com

Job posting will be active until candidate has been hired.



Requirements

Requirements, Skill & Abilities include:

  • A minimum of 2+ years of legal practice is required.
  • Family law practice experience is required.
  • Must hold a Law degree (J.D.) from an accredited School of Law, be admitted to practice law in the State of Kentucky, and be in good standing with the Kentucky Bar or be eligible for admission to the Kentucky Bar under Kentucky Supreme Court Rule 2.112 if admitted to practice law in another state
  • Ability to use office and computer technology, including word processing and spreadsheet software, as well as legal research tools
  • Ability to balance client-advocacy and practice management responsibilities
  • Sincere commitment to work collaboratively with all constituent groups, including staff, board members, donors, member organizations, and other supporters
  • Able to work independently, with high degree of self-motivation
  • Spanish language fluency is not required, but desirable.

Micah Legal is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories. The position is open until filled. At Micah Legal, we believe that diversity and inclusion are critical to our future and our mission – creating a foundation for a creative workplace that leads to innovation, growth, and success. Through a wide variety of programs and initiatives, we invest in each employee, seeking to ensure that our people are respected as individuals, and valued for their unique perspectives.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 65399102
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Lexington, Kentucky, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Micah Legal
  • Position Title: Attorney or Associate Attorney
  • Industry: Legal Assistance
  • Job Function: Accounting/Finance/Legal
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Experience: 2-3 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $40,000.00 - $55,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

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