Law Access New Mexico Helpline Attorney Job Opening
Law Access New Mexico provides respectful, efficient, high quality legal advice, brief service and referrals in civil law matters to eligible low-income New Mexicans over the telephone and helps remove barriers to the justice system. Please be sure and review this website prior to submitting an application.
Located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the organization seeks a full-time (37.5 hours per week) attorney licensed to practice in New Mexico.
The successful applicant will provide legal advice and brief services via telephone to low-income residents of New Mexico. Primary areas of practice will include landlord-tenant, consumer debt, and unemployment benefits issues and other civil law matters as needed by our clients. No experience necessary as we will train on substantive law.
Requirements: Licensed to practice in the courts of New Mexico.
- Spanish fluency a plus.
- Must: be comfortable with advanced technology; able to adapt to using propriety software; able to engage in quick transition between multiple software services while entering information in real-time during the phone interviews
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Salary D.O.E.; E.O.E.
- Apply by email-only to HR(at)lawaccess(dot)org with resume attached.
- Subject line should read: "LANM Attorney application".
- Absolutely no phone calls.