The Senior Advocacy Network-Senior Law Project is Hiring!
SAN is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) State Bar funded Legal Aid in Stanislaus County. We are hiring a Staff Attorney who is a member of the California State Bar in good standing or is waiting for bar results.
The candidate must have a passion advocating for the legal rights of older adults in the areas of elder abuse, restraining orders, eviction defense and consumer debts. Civil litigation experience is highly desirable, including drafting pleadings, conducting discovery, negotiating settlements and making court appearances.
Ideal candidate will have strong organizational and analytical skills, the ability to meet deadlines and work well both within a team and independently. Bilingual in Spanish is a plus. Applicants without the requisite experience should demonstrate they have the ability to learn quickly! Law school graduates waiting for bar exam results will be considered.
We offer paid vacation, sick leave and medical benefits and participates with student loan debt repayment programs. Salary: $64,480-$83,200 based on experience.
If you are a new or experienced attorney interested in giving back to your community by helping older adults, please respond to this e-mail with your resume, cover letter indicating why you would like to work for SAN, and a writing sample.
The Senior Advocacy Network is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.