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Current Employment Opportunity
- Staff Attorney - Anchorage Office (posted 9-4-15)
Opportunity to join the disability rights movement with progressive, non-profit public interest law firm. The Disability Law Center of Alaska is seeking a full-time staff attorney to promote and protect the legal and civil rights of Alaskans with disabilities.
The work of the staff attorney will include representing individuals in court, administrative hearings and meetings, developing class action and systems reform litigation, working with agencies and task forces on systems and policy issues, and community education and outreach.
Preferred applicants will have 3 years of legal experience and have accomplished written and oral advocacy skills. Experience specific to disability rights issues is also preferred but not required. Applicants must be licensed in Alaska, be willing to sit for the next Alaska Bar Examination, or be eligible for reciprocity.
Download PDF of full job description here.
Salary $40k+ doe. Fringe benefits include health, dental, vision, 403(b) plan, and generous personal leave.
- Cover letter;
- Application; (download MS Word application here or the PDF version here)
- Application addendum for Attorney positions; (download MS Word application here or the PDF version here)
- Writing sample; and,
David C. Fleurant, Executive Director
3330 Arctic Blvd., Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Application packet may also be submitted electronically to email@example.com
The position remains open until filled.
The Disability Law Center of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer. DLC particularly encourages applications from members of minority groups, people with disabilities and others whose backgrounds may contribute to more effective representation of low-income and underserved communities.