Legal Services of Southern Missouri (LSSM) is seeking a FT licensed attorney for its Springfield, MO office. The attorney will provide legal representation in the areas of public benefits and healthcare law. The attorney may also provide assistance with family law, including domestic violence; housing law; and elder law. This position is embedded in Jordan-Valley Community Health Center twice a week working with patients to remove legal barriers to health.
Qualifications: Must be licensed to practice law in Missouri; 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.