Recent Grads

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Organization: Break the Cycle
Position: Staff Attorney
Location: Washington, D.C.
Deadline: Not Specified

The Staff Attorney will provide comprehensive legal services to clients aged 12-24, engage in local and national policy work, and conduct trainings for young people, service providers, and attorneys. More details and application instructions can be found here.

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Organization: Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)
Position: Pro Bono Coordinating Attorney, Houston, TX; Position: Staff Attorney, Baltimore, MD

Deadline: Rolling

Provision of pro bono legal representation to unaccompanied children through KIND's network. Apply on KIND's website.

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Organization: Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA)
Position: Legal Counsel
Location: Boston, MA
Deadline: Rolling

The Legal Counsel will provide support for NACA activities focusing on fighting financial exploitation, discriminatory practices practices that impact low and moderate income clients and communities. More information here.

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Organization: Planned Parenthood Great Plains (PPGP)
Position: General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Location: Wichita, KS
Deadline: Rolling

This position will serve on the Senior Management Team and work to ensure the optimum legal and regulatory outcomes for PPGP. More information can be found here.

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Organization: Prisoners' Legal Services of New York (PLS)
Position: Staff Attorney
Location: Albany, Buffalo, Ithaca and Plattsburgh, NY
Deadline: September 14, 2017

PLS is seeking to hire attorneys who are committed to providing legal services to the disadvantaged and have experience in prisoners' rights, family law, veterans' rights, civil rights, poverty law, or federal litigation. Read more about these positions and apply on idealist.com.

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Organization: ACLU of Nebraska
Position: Legal and Policy Counsel
Location: Lincoln, NE
Deadline: Rolling

This new position will help ACLU of Nebraska manage increased legal intakes, support the litigation docket, and develop new cases. Learn more on the career page.

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Organization: Americans for Immigrant Justice (AI Justice)
Position: Children's Legal Program Staff Attorney
Location: Miami, FL
Deadline: Rolling

The Staff Attorney will provide comprehensive legal services to children in immigration shelters South Florida. Apply at AI Justice's website.

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Organization: Public Justice Foundation
Position: Environmental Enforcement Attorney
Location: Washington, D.C. or Oakland, CA
Deadline: Rolling

The Environmental Enforcement Attorney will be responsible for developing and prosecuting precedent-setting and socially significant lawsuits against major pollution sources. Details on how to apply here.

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Organization: Human Rights Initiative of North Texas, Inc. (HRI)
Position: Attorney, Asylum Program
Location: Dallas, TX
Deadline: September 30, 2017

HRI is seeking an exceptional attorney to promote HRI's mission and cultivate strong ties with the individuals, organizations, and funders key to the Asylum Program. Apply here.

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Organization: New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty
Position: Staff Attorney- Public Benefits
Location: Albuquerque, NM
Deadline: Not Specified

The Staff Attorney will be assigned to the Public Benefits Team to enhance our work with low income New Mexicans to address hunger and secure fundamental fairness in the administration of public benefits. Read more and apply here.

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Organization: Bay Area Legal Aid

Position: Housing Attorney
Location: San Jose, CA
Deadline: Not Specified

The Housing Attorney will work primarily on behalf of tenants living in public or federally subsidized housing. More details on Bay Area Legal Aid's website.

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Organization: Gender Justice
Position: Staff Attorney - Reproductive Rights and Justice Project
Location: Saint Paul, MN
Deadline: September 30, 2017

The Staff Attorney to work to advance gender justice and civil rights in Minnesota and surrounding states through litigation, legislative advocacy, education, and outreach to communities. Apply here.

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Organization: Philadelphia VIP
Position: Staff Attorney
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Deadline: September 29, 2017

The Staff Attorney supports volunteer attorneys and low-income clients facing critical needs with an emphasis on family law. Read more about the position and apply here.

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Organization: Greater Boston Legal Services
Position: Staff Attorney - Asian Outreach/Employment Law Unit
Location: Boston, MA
Deadline: September 21, 2017

This position will be responsible for representing victims of domestic violence and clients with housing or employment issue and conduct outreach and provide community education. Application instructions can be found here.

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Organization: Southern Poverty Law Center
Position: Direct Services Attorney - Southeast Immigrant Freedom Initiative
Location: Atlanta, GA
Deadline: Not Specified

The Direct Services Attorney will provide direct legal representation to detained individuals in removal proceedings. Read more about the position and apply here.

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Organization: Center for Reproductive Rights
Position: Staff Attorney, US Litigation
Location: New York, New York
Deadline: Not Specified

The Staff Attorney will be part of the Center's litigation team and participate in impact litigation on reproductive rights and justice issues in federal and state courts. Find out more about this position and apply here.

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Organization: Colorado Legal Services
Position: Attorney
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Deadline: September 30, 2017

The attorney will address the needs of low-income individuals, victims of crime and minorities. More information and application instructions can be found on the Public Service Jobs Directory (log-in required).