Staff Attorney (Rock Hill)

Position Title Staff Attorney
Location Rock Hill Office
Job Type Full-time
Job Summary Provide a wide range of civil legal representation, advocacy and outreach to low income
individuals. Civil litigation will primarily be in the areas of family law with a special emphasis on domestic violence, consumer, housing, education, and public benefits though the attorney may work in other priority areas of law depending on client needs. Litigation experience plus experience with a broad range of other advocacy tools and community education presentations, is strongly preferred.
A more detailed job description is available upon request.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Member of the SC Bar
  • Knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedures, Rules of Evidence, Rules of the Family Court, and Rules of Appellate Procedure
  • Strong oral, written and presentation communication skills; bilingual skills a plus, but
    not required
  • Bilingual skills a plus
  • Excellent computer skills, including Windows and Microsoft Office 2013
  • Desire to work with diverse people and communities
  • Commitment to public interest/poverty law
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record

 

Job Open Date Immediately
Job Close Date Until Filled
Applicants interested in applying for this position may submit a
Resume, 2 writing samples and three references with cover letter to:
South Carolina Legal Services, Attn: Human Resources – Staff Attorney – (Specify Office Location)
PO Box 1445, Columbia, SC 29202 or by fax to 803-799-9420.
EOE M/F/D/V