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Staff Attorney

Employer

  • Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation

Location

8787 State Street
Suite 101
East St. Louis, IL 62203

Website

http://lollaf.org

Description

Representation of clients in landlord/tenant, public benefits, and will drafting. Responsible for giving presentations to members of our client population about their rights.

Qualifications

Illinois Bar required; demonstrated commitment to the representation of low-income individuals; prior legal services experience preferred.

About the organization

Organized in 1972, Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc. is an Illinois not-for-profit corporation whose mission is to pursue civil justice for low-income persons through representation and education.

LOLLAF provides free legal services to low-income persons in 65 counties in central and southern Illinois through five regional offices, three satellite offices, and a centralized telephone intake, advice and referral center.

Our goals are:


• to promote economic security, adequate shelter and health care;

• to alleviate domestic violence and improve family stability; and

• to advance the interests of vulnerable populations.