JOB ANNOUNCEMENT – STAFF ATTORNEY- CHILLICOTHE
SOUTHEASTERN OHIO LEGAL SERVICES
Southeastern Ohio Legal Services (SEOLS) is looking for an individual with a demonstrated commitment to making a difference in the lives of indigent people and their communities for an attorney position in its Chillicothe office. SEOLS, serving 30 counties in southeastern and central Ohio, is one part of Ohio State Legal Services Association (OSLSA) which fights poverty and its impact through its field programs, SEOLS and The Legal Aid Society of Columbus, and its statewide advocacy program, the Ohio Poverty Law Center. Our attorneys are encouraged and supported in being creative, effective advocates in federal, state, and local judicial, administrative, and legislative advocacy and forums. Additional information about OSLSA is available at: www.seols.org; www.; columbuslegalaid.org; and www.ohiopovertylawcenter.org.
In addition to aggressive direct client representation in areas of family, housing, consumer, benefits, health, utility law and individual rights, OSLSA attorneys have:
In addition to a salary of $42,500 + DOE, excellent benefits/leave package and LRAP through our state funder, OSLSA provides excellent ongoing training including its New Attorney Training Protocol, CLE-approved one and multiple day trainings on substantive poverty law and trial advocacy skills, including preparation and presentation of a mock jury trial, Programwide retreats, and opportunities to participate in statewide task forces and advocacy efforts.
If interested, submit resume, cover letter, writing sample, and references to James Daniels, Director, SEOLS, .