Attorney- Special Projects

Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO), a non-profit law firm that provides free legal help in civil legal matters to eligible individuals and groups in western Ohio, seeks an Attorney for the Special Projects practice group in the Toledo office.

This position will focus on advocacy in the areas of housing and consumer law , including providing holistic representation and working closely with community-based partners. Knowledge of and commitment to issues surrounding Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Racial Justice strongly preferred. Ability to communicate fluently in Spanish is helpful. Membership in Ohio Bar or ability to be admitted by motion or temporary certification is required. Some travel required. The successful candidate must possess excellent legal and communication skills, experience with case management software and Microsoft Office, ability to relate well with clients living in poverty, and a demonstrated commitment to public interest law.

Competitive salary based on relevant work experience; comprehensive fringe benefits, including loan repayment assistance and possible remote hybrid work schedule.

To Apply: Please visit https://www.lawolaw.org/careers-with-lawo/ to complete your application. Position will remain open until filled.

LAWO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and places a high value on diversity in our workplace, including diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, and ability. We strive to create an environment welcoming to all individuals and we encourage applications from individuals traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession. Applicants requiring accommodation for the interview/application process should contact the recruitment coordinator at [email protected]