Attorney - Bilingual (Spanish) - Domestic Violence Service Center

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Attorney/Paralegal


Attorney - Bilingual (Spanish)
Domestic Violence Service Center
Wilkes-Barre, PA

$40,000 / year

Full-time

Provide legal information, consultation, and representation to victims of domestic violence who are program participants of Domestic Violence Service Center (DVSC). Job duties will include legal representation/emergency justice related assistance of program participants related to actions directly connected to family violence cases that are taken to ensure the health and safety of the domestic violence victim, including petitioning/filing Emergency Protection From Abuse orders, injunctions, elder abuse petitions, child abuse petitions, other petitions/protective orders, and emergency custody/visitation.

Must have current license to practice law in Pennsylvania. Candidate must be Bilingual in Spanish. Must have Act 33/34 Clearances. Local travel required.

DVSC offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact: Amy Belcher, Human Resources, abelcher@dvsclc.org or 570-823-6799.