Legal Aid of West Virginia
Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to join our team in our Martinsburg Office. LAWV offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance and paid leave.
This staff attorney position will provide you the opportunity to practice law in a variety of areas including housing, all aspects of family law, unemployment and benefits work. Service includes in-court representation, legal advice and information, community education, and assistance with filling out forms. The position will also provide you the opportunity to work directly with well-established community partners.
Our office is located in the fastest growing area of West Virginia, Berkeley County. Although it is located a little over one hour west of Washington D.C., it provides the tranquility of a small charming town. The office recently moved to the historic district of Martinsburg and is within walking distance of downtown shops, restaurants and the federal and state courthouses. The surrounding area offers plenty of adventure for the outdoor enthusiast and is rich in both state and U.S. history. The position will require some travel which will not only enable you to take in the beauty of the Eastern Panhandle but the opportunity to get to know the bench and bar in our surrounding counties. Our service area includes Berkeley, Jefferson, Morgan, Hampshire, Hardy and Mineral counties.
Please submit cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, February 17, 2021. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. LAWV is seeking diverse perspectives and people. EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
To apply for this job email your details to Jobs@lawv.net