Law Access New Mexico Helpline Attorney Position Available

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. See www.lawaccess.org

The full-time (37.5 hours per week) position is situated in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Attorney will provide legal advice and brief services by phone to low-income New Mexicans. Primary areas of practice will include general civil, including landlord-tenant, other housing, consumer, employment, unemployment.
 
Requirements: Licensed to practice in the courts of New Mexico for 2 years or less.
Additional preferences:

  • Spanish fluency a plus.
  • Must: be comfortable with advanced technology; able to learn proprietary software; able to engage in quick transition between multiple software services while entering information in real-time during the phone interviews

Competitive salary & benefits package.  Salary D.O.E. Law Access New Mexico is an  E.O.E.
Application process:

  • Apply by email-only to HR@lawaccess.org with resume attached.
  • Subject line to read: "LANM Attorney application".
Posted: January 2, 2018