Entries by mlac

Intake and Pro Bono Coordinator – Veterans Legal Clinic – Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School

Position Available: The Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School (LSC) seeks to hire a Veterans Intake & Pro Bono Coordinator to work in the Veterans Legal Clinic. The Clinic—through which Harvard Law students receive hands-on lawyering opportunities—provides direct legal representation to low-income disabled veterans and their families. The Clinic maintains a diverse docket of […]

Center for Public Representation Launches Supported Decision-Making Website

The Center for Public Representation has launched a new website on Supported Decision-Making (SDM). SDM is an alternative to guardianship for people with disabilities to give people more independence, dignity, and freedom. It creates a process for people to make decisions about their own lives with a team of supporters. The new website walks people […]

Deborah Harris to receive Leila J. Robinson Award from Women’s Bar Association

The Women’s Bar Association of Massachusetts will present the 2019 Leila J. Robinson Award to Deborah Harris of the Massachusetts Law Reform Institute and Carmen Ortiz of Anderson & Kreiger. The Lelia J. Robinson Award honors women attorneys who have captured the spirit of Lelia J. Robinson, the first woman admitted to practice in Massachusetts. […]

Part-Time Housing Staff Attorney – De Novo Center for Justice and Healing

De Novo, a community-based agency providing free legal services and affordable psychological counseling for low-income people, seeks an experienced attorney (14-17 hours per week) to handle housing cases. Responsibilities include: – Coordinating and staffing De Novo’s Lawyer for the Day Clinic at the Eastern Division – Middlesex Session of the Massachusetts Housing Court. This session […]

Legal Aid Staff Attorney for Medical-Legal Partnership

Northeast Legal Aid (NLA) seeks an attorney to staff a new medical-legal partnership based in Lawrence, MA. Preferred candidates will be bilingual (Spanish-English) with multiple years legal aid experience. NLA provides free legal assistance to low income and elderly clients. Please email a resume and two references to creardon@nla-ma.org. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Paralegal – Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee

The Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee (MHLAC) is hiring a paralegal to collaborate with existing staff to propel the work of the office in defending the rights of persons with mental health concerns. MHLAC is a state agency of the Supreme Judicial Court. Created by the legislature in 1973, it offers free legal assistance to […]

Office Manager – Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee

The Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee (MHLAC) is hiring an Office Manager responsible for the day‐to‐day services and operations of our Boston‐based office. At the direction of the Director of Operations and/or the Fiscal Assistant, the Office Manager supervises office operations and facilities (including, but not limited to, the maintenance of office systems and organization […]

Paralegal – Employment Law Unit – Greater Boston Legal Services

GBLS is an AA/EO accessible employer committed to diversity in the workforce and regards differences as assets. Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS) has a position for a paralegal position in the AOP/Employment Law Unit to represent low wage workers including Limited English Proficient (LEP) clients with unemployment insurance (UI) cases and to oversee the unit’s […]

Bilingual Legal Advocate – Volunteer Lawyers Project

To apply, please submit resume and cover letter here. DAYS/HOURS: Mon – Fri, 8:30 AM- 4:30 PM REPORTS TO: Chris Neighbours, Supervisor UNIT: Eastern Region Legal Intake (ERLI) of the Volunteer Lawyers Project LOCATION: 197 Friend St., 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114 SALARY: Starting at $36,000 commensurate with experience SUMMARY OF POSITION: The Volunteer Lawyers […]