The Pro Bono Project – New Orleans, LA
Management of Pro Bono Medical Legal Partnership Project in partnership with other community agencies. Attorney will have primary responsibility for coordination of legal services at onsite clinics, and assessment, support, referral, assignment, and resolution of issues/cases for eligible clients referred to PBP. Additional duties will include recruitment, training, and assignments of claims to volunteer attorneys and for support and review of assignments. Attorney will serve as liaison to panels of volunteer attorneys and also will have primary responsibility for required reporting. Experience working at non-profit or public interest organization a plus.
Requirements: Licensed LA attorney, 2-3 years experience, preference for Spanish fluency/proficiency, background in public benefits and/or consumer law, and experience working at non-profit. Salary and benefits comparable to public interest non-profit organizations.
Please send resume and cover letter/email to : Linton Carney , Chief Legal Officer or Rachel Piercey , Executive Director by email or via mail at 615 Baronne Street, Suite 203, New Orleans, LA 70113 or via fax at 504.566.0518.
Job Type: Full-time
Attorney: 2 years
Required license or certification: