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Attorney

  2019-01-09     Guam Legal Services Corporation-Disability Law Center     113 Bradley Place  
Description:

Guam Legal Services Corporation-Disability Law Center (GLSC-DLC) is a private, non-profit corporation providing low-cost legal services to the low-income community, persons with disabilities, victims of violence, sexual assault and stalking and to children in non-criminal cases. GLSC-DLC is now accepting applications for the following full-time position:

ATTORNEY

The primary responsibilities of the ATTORNEY includes working with individuals with disabilities and their families; conducting/overseeing investigations, research and outreach; and performing other activities consistent with GLSC-DLC’s Protection and Advocacy Programs’ as well as Legal Assistance to Victims and Victims of Crime Act program requirements. The position also requires performing additional duties consistent with GLSC-DLC’s other programs.

Must have a Law Degree and be barred to practice on Guam or in another jurisdiction but is prepared to take the bar examination and pass within two (2) years and have a minimum of one (1) year work experience. Applicants must possess a strong social service background and field experience as well as excellent communication skills. Applicants must further demonstrate the ability to organize, manage and complete projects in a timely manner; develop new skills and knowledge as needed; and work collaboratively with GLSC-DLC staff, its collaborative partners and the community. Fluency in other languages is an asset.

Applicants should have a team-oriented attitude. Must be able to empathize and have an understanding for survivors of domestic violence, individuals with disabilities, minors in the court system and other vulnerable populations. Applicants must have a professional appearance, good communication skills, efficient typing skills and computer proficiency. Applicants must also have a valid driver’s license and his/her own vehicle.

Excellent benefit packages available. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Deliver your resume and application to the address below:

Guam Legal Services Corporation

113 Bradley Place Hagatna, Guam 96910-4911

Or

information@guamlsc.org

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Until Positions Filled

For further information, please call (671) 477-9811/2.

GLSC-DLC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN, MINORITIES AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

This publication is made possible by the Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (PADD), the Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights (PAIR), the Protection and Advocacy for Assistive Technology(PAAT), the Protection and Advocacy for Voter Access (PAVA), the Protection and Advocacy for Beneficiaries of Social Security(PABSS), the Protection and Advocacy for Traumatic Brain Injury(PATBI), the Protection and Advocacy for and the Protection and Advocacy for Individual with Mental Illness (PAIMI), the Legal Assistance for Victims (LAV) and Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) grant programs at Guam Legal Services Corporation - Disability Law Center, funded respectively by grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, the U.S. Department of Education, office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services, Rehabilitation Services Administration and the Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services, Office on Violence Against Woman Legal Assistance for Victims Program, Office of Victims of Crime through the Office of the Attorney General of Guam.


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