Position: Staff Attorney
Reports to: Associate Director, Legal Services
Organization: Her Justice (www.herjustice.org)
Location: 100 Broadway, 10th floor, New York, NY 10005
Her Justice is a nonprofit organization that provides free legal services in to women living in poverty in New York City in family, divorce, and immigration matters. Founded in 1993, Her Justice recruits and mentors volunteer attorneys from the City’s top law firms to provide free legal help to address individual and systemic legal barriers. Our main office is located in Manhattan, and staff members also work out of the New York City Family Justice Centers in the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Brooklyn. The attorney in this position will be based in our Manhattan office, and will work one or two days a month at one of the Family Justice Centers. Visit our website for more information: www.herjustice.org.
We seek a staff attorney with at least 3-5 years litigation experience in family law and matrimonial cases. Fluency in Spanish or another language is strongly preferred. Experience with large scale CLE and pro bono programs is helpful but not required.
Salary: Mid - $60s. Benefits include medical insurance, 401K plan and liberal vacation policy.
Application: Email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Only qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview. No phone calls, please.
Her Justice is an equal opportunity employer