FLAP is seeking to hire an attorney to assist with the organization’s employment litigation docket working from its office in downtown Chicago, Illinois.
Responsibilities: 1) Maintain a caseload, 2) Litigate in federal and state courts, 3) Advocate before federal and state agencies, 4) Maintain regular contact with Spanish-speaking clients, 5) Maintain relationships and coordinate effectively with co-counsel and other organizations, 6) Supervise law student’s interns and externs and legal volunteers, 7) Provide oral and written Spanish/English translation as needed, 8) Assist with whatever additional tasks as directed by the Executive Director.
Application: Send your: 1) Resume, 2) Cover letter indicating your salary expectations and date when you could start working (start date is negotiable), 3) Writing samples (one in Spanish, one in English) and 4) Two references, via e-mail, to: Alexandra Sossa, Executive Director, 33 N. LaSalle, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60602. firstname.lastname@example.org
Pay and Benefits dependent on experience and skills. FLAP offers health insurance and school loan reimbursement. Necessary equipment to perform job responsibilities will be provided.
Write: ‘Attorney position” in the subject line of the e-mail. FLAP will not accept incomplete applications. No Phone calls please.
FLAP is an Equal Opportunity Employer!