Attorney Employment Opportunities
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Anchorage: Associate Attorney - Guess & Rudd P.C.
Guess & Rudd P.C. seeks an associate attorney to work in a busy law firm. At least two years of litigation or court clerking experience is preferred. Salary DOE. Excellent benefits. Resume, writing sample and references should be mailed to email@example.com : Attn: Managing Shareholder or be mailed to Managing Shareholder, Guess & Rudd P.C., 510 L Street, Suite 700, Anchorage, AK 99501. Fax 907-793-2299. Guess & Rudd P.C. is an equal opportunity employer.
Anchorage: Staff Attorney - The Disability Law Center of Alaska
Opportunity to join the disability rights movement with progressive, non-profit public interest law firm. The Disability Law Center of Alaska is seeking a full-time staff attorney to promote and protect the legal and civil rights of Alaskans with disabilities.
The work of the staff attorney will include representing individuals in court, administrative hearings and meetings, developing class action and systems reform litigation, working with agencies and task forces on systems and policy issues, and community education and outreach.
Preferred applicants will have 3 years of legal experience and have accomplished written and oral advocacy skills. Experience specific to disability rights issues is also preferred but not required. Applicants must be licensed in Alaska, be willing to sit for the next Alaska Bar Examination, or be eligible for reciprocity.
Download PDF of full job description at our website www.dlcak.org
Salary $40k+ doe. Fringe benefits include health, dental, vision, 403(b) plan, and generous personal leave.
- Cover letter;
- Application; (download application from our website at www.dlcak.org)
- Application addendum for Attorney positions; (download application from our website at www.dlcak.org)
- Resume; and,
David C. Fleurant, Executive Director
3330 Arctic Blvd., Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503
Application packet may also be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org
The position remains open until filled.
The Disability Law Center of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer. DLC particularly encourages applications from members of minority groups, people with disabilities and others whose backgrounds may contribute to more effective representation of low-income and underserved communities.
Anchorage or Juneau: Legal Internship - Office of Administrative Hearings
This is an unpaid position at the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) at either OAH’s Anchorage or Juneau office. Intern will provide research assistance to the Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) at OAH and will assist with other projects assigned by the Chief or Deputy Chief ALJ, including indexing decisions, preparing information for OAH’s website, and proof-reading decisions. Perks include a congenial working environment, projects which are intellectually challenging, and an opportunity to sit in on various hearings and mediation sessions held at OAH. Intern must make at least an eight-week commitment (12 weeks preferred) of between 25-29 hours per week (but not over 130 hours per month). Housing is not provided and intern would need to arrange for his/her own housing. Please submit a cover letter, resume, transcript, writing sample, and three professional references to Kathleen A. Frederick, Chief Administrative Law Judge, Office of Administrative Hearings, 550 W. Seventh Ave., Ste. 1940, Anchorage, AK 99501.
Anchorage: Associate Attorney - Clapp Peterson Tiemessen Thorsness & Johnson, LLC
Clapp Peterson Tiemessen Thorsness & Johnson, LLC has a position available for an associate attorney with experience in civil litigation. Successful candidates will be self-motivated and highly organized, with a minimum of two years’ related experience. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Send letter of interest, resume and three professional references to email@example.com or fax information to (907) 272-9586, Attn: Administrator. EEO/AA.
Anchorage: Part-Time Attorney
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience in civil litigation. Related industry experience a plus but not required. Must have strong writing skills and the ability to work self-directed on a volume of files. This position requires local and statewide travel to courthouses.
Salary DOE with full benefits including health insurance, paid vacation, mileage reimbursement and payment of all required bar dues and CLE fees.
Please apply at the following link: https://www.hirebridge.com/v3/application/applink.aspx?cid=6505&jid=335436
Bethel: Staff Attorney - Alaska Legal Services Corportation, Holistic Defense Project
Alaska Legal Services Corporation is seeking a full-time staff attorney to serve clients in an innovative holistic defense project in its Bethel office.
ALSC is partnering with the Alaska Public Defender Agency (APDA) to start Alaska’s first holistic defense practice. The ALSC attorney will work with other members of the holistic defense team to help identify and solve clients’ civil legal problems. The ALSC attorney will provide a wide range of civil legal services to including housing, family law, health law, and juvenile rights issues.
Bethel is the largest city in western Alaska and serves as an administrative and transportation hub for the surrounding fifty-six villages in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta region. Approximately 85% of Y-K residents are Alaska Native, and many practice a subsistence lifestyle. The region has few roads, and residents travel by boat, snowmachine, or plane.
Applicants must demonstrate an ability to gain clients’ trust and a commitment to effecting change for them on an individual and systemic level. The ideal applicant will have a background working in cross-cultural situations. Duties will include a general civil practice. Other duties will include working with community groups to build a network of resources for clients; planning and conducting community legal education; and some travel to small communities and rural villages in the region.
Must be admitted to practice law in Alaska or admitted to practice in another state and eligible for an Alaska bar waiver. Computer proficiency required. Salary $53,592 — $76,320, annually, DOE. Generous benefits and leave package, plus partial reimbursement of relocation expenses provided. To apply, submit resume, writing sample, and references by email to:
Leigh Dickey, Rural Supervising Attorney
Position open until filled.
Palmer: Associate Attorney – Law Offices of Kenneth J. Goldman, P.C.
The Law Offices of Kenneth J. Goldman has an opening for a full-time associate attorney. We are an established firm, located in Palmer. Primary areas of practice are family law (divorce, custody, child support, adoption), domestic violence, criminal defense, and personal injury. The ideal applicant will have 2-5 years of Alaska experience. Strong writing, research and litigation skills are required, as well as computer skills. Salary is DOE. Please send resume and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org.