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Organization :
Prairie State Legal Services
Location :
Kankakee, IL
Compensation :

starting at $60,577

Application instructions :

PSLS is seeking a full-time Staff Attorney for our office in Kankakee. Under the A2J project, Staff Attorneys provide legal services to low-income individuals seeking assistance with expungement and sealing of criminal records, restoring driver’s licenses, and removing other barriers to employment, education and housing. Staff Attorneys may also provide legal services for family members, such as guardianships of children whose parents have been incarcerated. A full job description is available on our website.

Please indicate “A2J Staff Attorney-Kankakee” in the subject line and email a letter explaining your interest and experience, resume, three references, and a short writing sample (no more than 10 pages) to careers@pslegal.org.

Prairie State Legal Services is a not for profit civil legal aid organization that has served northern and central Illinois for more than 40 years, maintains 11 office locations, and has a staff of nearly 200 employees including training and litigation staff with extensive experience. Our 36 county service area includes rural communities, suburban areas, and mid-size urban cities which necessitates the development of diverse strategies and we encourage our staff to cultivate and utilize creative approaches to reach and serve our client population. Employees of PSLS benefit from the expertise and community connections of their local office staff along with robust program-wide resources. We strive to provide an array of services responsive to the needs of our clients. PSLS has excellent fiscal controls and upholds the highest rating from Charity Navigator and Guidestar. For more information regarding PSLS services and operations, please visit our website at www.pslegal.org

Deadline :
01/31/2023
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