Staff Attorney - Telephone Advice Unit

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Job Category: 
Attorney/Paralegal
Location: 
Central Pennsylvania

MidPenn Legal Services

Staff Attorney - Telephone Advice Unit  

MidPenn Legal Services is seeking a staff attorney to fill a vacancy in its Telephone Advice Unit. The attorney in this position will provide legal advice and information to income eligible individuals in a variety of substantive areas related to housing and consumer law. The attorney in this position will NOT provide any extended service representation in Court or before Administrative Agencies. A highly motivated individual is sought who is passionate and strongly committed to helping the disadvantaged in the community. 

Candidates must be licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania or ability to qualify for a limited admission under Rule 311 of PA. Bar Admission Rules and sit for the next Pennsylvania Bar Exam or be admitted under Rule 204. One to four years of experience preferred. Bilingual ability (English/ Spanish) is required.

Interested applicants should send resume, references and writing sample to:

Rhodia Thomas, Executive Director
MidPenn Legal Services
213-A North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101;

or by email to rthomas@midpenn.org

MidPenn is an EEO Employer. Excellent fringe benefits (health, dental, etc.), paid holidays, and generous leave.