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Logan Attorney

Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to join our team in our Logan Office. LAWV offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance and paid leave. 

As a staff attorney in the Logan office of LAWV, you will represent clients facing many of the variety of legal problems which tend to impact low-income people. You will become experienced in several areas of the law, including public and private tenant rights and unemployment, as well as a variety of other subject areas, and this position will regularly bring on new challenges and opportunities for creative problem solving. You will have direct responsibility for interacting with clients, and representing them in court and in administrative forums, with support from and collaboration with other attorneys and community partners. 

Please submit cover letter and resume to jobs@lawv.net. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. 

LAWV is seeking diverse perspectives and people. EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Logan Domestic Violence Attorney

Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to join our team in our Logan Office. LAWV offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance and paid leave. 

As a Victim Advocate Attorney in the Logan office of LAWV, you will primarily represent victims of domestic violence, in matters related to achieving safety and meeting other basic needs – helping them through some critical steps on a bridge to a less oppressive and safer future.  You will have direct responsibility for interacting with clients, and representing them in court, with support from and collaboration with other attorneys and community partners.  

Please submit cover letter and resume to jobs@lawv.net. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. 

LAWV is seeking diverse perspectives and people. EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.



Facility Advocate 

Immediate opening for a Legal Aid of West Virginia Facility Advocate housed at William H. Sharpe Hospital. Must have 4 year degree or significant experience working with clients with mental or behavioral health challenges in an advocacy capacity. Highly rewarding work with excellent benefits (4+ weeks’ vacation/holidays, PEIA medical coverage). 

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements via email to jobs@lawv.net. Please indicate you are applying for the Sharpe Advocate position.

EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

Charleston Attorney

Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to help us change the lives of vulnerable clients in our Charleston office. LAWV offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance and paid leave. Working for LAWV offers you the opportunity to advocate for equal justice for vulnerable West Virginians. 

If you are passionate about serving others and want to do rewarding work, please send cover letter and resume via email to jobs@lawv.net. 

Applications will be considered until the position is filled. LAWV is seeking diverse perspectives and people.  EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

Charleston Legal Assistant

Immediate opening for Legal Assistant with Legal Aid of West Virginia’s Charleston office.  Great work environment with excellent benefits (4+ weeks’ vacation/holidays, PEIA medical coverage). 

Send cover letter and resume via email to jobs@lawv.net. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.  

LAWV is seeking diverse perspectives and people.  EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

Huntington Attorney 

Are you interested in using your legal skills to help address social inequality and to ensure that low-income families maintain stability? Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to help us change the lives of vulnerable clients in our Huntington office. Not only is our work personally rewarding, but Legal Aid offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance, paid CLE’s, retirement and paid leave.

As a staff attorney on our Huntington Office team, you will enjoy all of these benefits from our newly-renovated office space which is centrally located in Downtown Huntington near the Courthouse and within walking distance of multiple restaurants and shops. 

Primarily serving Cabell, Mason, and Wayne Counties, the attorneys at Legal Aid in Huntington are on the front lines helping clients with housing, adoption, unemployment, custody, domestic violence, and divorce. Service includes in-court representation, legal advice and information, community education, and assistance with filling out forms. We also work closely with several community partners and take a holistic approach when it comes to meeting our clients’ needs. 

Legal Aid is seeking diverse perspectives and people. EOE qualified women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you are passionate about serving others and want to do rewarding work, please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@lawv.net. 


Huntington Human Trafficking Attorney

Are you interested in using your legal skills to help address social inequality and to ensure that low-income families maintain stability? Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to help us change the lives of vulnerable clients in our Huntington office. Not only is our work personally rewarding, but Legal Aid offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance, paid CLE’s, retirement and paid leave.

As a staff attorney on our Huntington Office team, you will enjoy all of these benefits from our newly-renovated office space which is centrally located in Downtown Huntington near the Courthouse and within walking distance of multiple restaurants and shops. 

Legal Aid is looking for an attorney to assist human trafficking and domestic violence victims in Cabell, Mason, and Wayne Counties and to serve as a program resource on legal issues affecting trafficking victims. The Human Trafficking Attorney will assist and represent human trafficking and domestic violence victims with family court and administrative remedies. Legal services could include protective orders, name changes, housing assistance petition and appeals, assisting with getting identification documents, and helping the victim in giving testimony and working with authorities. Non-legal services could include assisting with benefit registration and being a referral source for the victim to other community resources. Strong relationships with community partners are needed, as most referrals come from other organizations within the community. The Attorney will serve on the WV Human Trafficking Taskforce, and other boards, and will provide community education in various settings.

Legal Aid is seeking diverse perspectives and people. EOE qualified women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you are passionate about serving others and want to do rewarding work, please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@lawv.net. 

 

Martinsburg Attorney

Legal Aid of West Virginia (LAWV) is seeking a skilled motivated attorney to join our team in our Martinsburg Office. LAWV offers a great family friendly work environment and excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental and life insurance and paid leave. 

This staff attorney position will provide you the opportunity to practice law in a variety of areas including housing, all aspects of family law, unemployment and benefits work. Service includes in-court representation, legal advice and information, community education, and assistance with filling out forms. The position will also provide you the opportunity to work directly with well-established community partners. 

Our office is located in the fastest growing area of West Virginia, Berkeley County. Although it is located a little over one hour west of Washington D.C., it provides the tranquility of a small charming town. The office recently moved to the historic district of Martinsburg and is within walking distance of downtown shops, restaurants and the federal and state courthouses. The surrounding area offers plenty of adventure for the outdoor enthusiast and is rich in both state and U.S. history. The position will require some travel which will not only enable you to take in the beauty of the Eastern Panhandle but the opportunity to get to know the bench and bar in our surrounding counties. Our service area includes Berkeley, Jefferson, Morgan, Hampshire, Hardy, and Mineral counties. 

Please submit cover letter and resume to jobs@lawv.net. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. 

LAWV is seeking diverse perspectives and people. EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

 


 


 

 

 

 



 

 


 

 

 

 

 

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