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Senior Attorney

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DNA - People's Legal Services
Navajo, Hopi, Jicarilla Apache Nations, Arizona, United States
30+ days ago

Description

DNA-People's Legal Services is a non-profit law firm providing high quality legal services to persons living in poverty on the Navajo, Hopi, and Jicarilla Apache Nations, and in parts of Northern Arizona, Northwest New Mexico, and Southern Utah.


DNA is seeking to hire an experienced Senior Attorney (State Licensed). The Senior Attorney must be a graduate of an accredited law school and a member of the Arizona, New Mexico, or Utah bar association, or if licensed in another jurisdiction, able to gain admission to one of these jurisdictions within one year by motion or reciprocity.


Must have at least five (5) years of experience as an attorney in a legal aid organization or similar non-profit law firm with strong litigation skills; strong oral and written communication skills; the ability to travel and work throughout the DNA service area; competence in working with diverse individuals and communities, especially with Native Americans, persons of color, and other marginalized communities; a commitment to providing legal services to the poor; the ability to identify and successfully pursue strategic, systemic, and affirmative advocacy; good judgment, ability to handle stress, initiative, and willingness to work as a team; and ability to manage and supervise others, including the ability to mentor other students and law students.


Senior Attorneys are supervised by the Director of Litigation and Executive Director. Please contact DNA Human Resources for additional information including a job description and a complete listing of minimum job qualifications. We provide excellent benefits, including full health insurance, dental and vision, generous paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave. Please send employment application found at https://dnalegalservices.org/ , resume, cover letter, and other application materials to HResources@dnalegalservices.org or fax to 928.871.5036.  



Job Information

  • Job ID: 57563685
  • Location:
    Navajo, Hopi, Jicarilla Apache Nations, Arizona, United States
  • Position Title: Senior Attorney
  • Company Name: DNA - People's Legal Services
  • Job Function: Attorney
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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