Staff Counsel Position Available
Established in 2007, Lethbridge Legal Guidance (LLG) is a non-profit organization providing pro bono legal services in a variety of areas of law to residents of Lethbridge and surrounding area who are otherwise unable to secure legal advice due to financial constraints.
LLG is currently accepting applications for full time Staff Counsel.
Reporting to the Executive Director, Staff Counsel duties include, but are not restricted to: meeting with and advising clients approved and referred to Staff Counsel; negotiating and resolving legal issues on behalf of clients; representing clients in court; providing public legal education seminars; generally overseeing the legal work carried out by LLG in delivering services to our community.
All candidates must be a member in good standing of the Law Society of Alberta (or eligible for membership) and have some experience and general foundation in Family, Civil, Immigration, Employment and Criminal law as well as Residential Tenancy issues.
Salary and benefits will be commensurate with other non-profit professional positions and discussed with qualified candidates who are selected for an interview. Benefits include Health, Dental, and matching RRSP contributions (to a maximum amount).
All applicants are thanked for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
*Review of the applications will be restricted to the Staff Counsel Selection Committee and will be held in confidence.
Please forward resume and cover letter by email only to:
Ms. C. Larson
Lethbridge Legal Guidance Society
Lethbridge, AB T1J 2B6