Legal Services of Southern Missouri (LSSM) is seeking a FT licensed attorney to work in its Springfield Office. The staff attorney will provide assistance with family law, including domestic violence; plus have a general practice. The staff attorney also works under the STOP grant spending 30 percent of their time handling orders of protection in the 19 counties served by the Springfield Office.
Qualifications: Must be licensed to practice law in Missouri; have one or more years’ experience in family law with an emphasis on domestic violence; possess excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills; ability to work effectively with low-income clients; and a demonstrated commitment to poverty law.
Travel required. Salary DOE. Excellent fringe benefits. LSSM is an equal opportunity employer. LSSM does not discriminate in admissions, access, treatment or employment, in its programs or activities on the basis of age, gender, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation or disability.