The Legal Aid Society of Nassau County is now accepting applications for the following positions:

Staff Attorney, District Court Trial Bureau:

Nassau Legal Aid is seeking entry level attorneys or recent law graduates who have a demonstrated interest in criminal defense and/or public interest law.

Salary: $48,000 (unadmitted)/$51,000 (admitted) + benefits

Staff Attorney, Family Court Bureau: for entry level attorneys already admitted or soon to be admitted to practice who have a demonstrated interest in family law and/or public interest law.

Salary: $48,000 (unadmitted)/$51,000 (admitted) + benefits

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Internship applications for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018 are currently being accepted. Please email a resume to Timothy Naples, Deputy Chief of the District Court Bureau, at tnaples@nclas.org with the subject line "Summer 2018" or "Fall 2018" (no cover letters please). You can learn more about internships and externships at the Legal Aid Society here.

Special Internship applications are being accepted for law students who speak fluent Mandarin and are available on Wednesdays. Nassau Legal Aid is now staffing Human Trafficking Court and are seeking interns to assist with translation and other legal work. The position is available as a volunteer opportunity toward pro bono hours and under limited circumstances as a paid position. Please email a resume to Timothy Naples, Deputy Chief of the District Court Bureau, at tnaples@nclas.org with the subject line “Human Trafficking Court” (no cover letters please).

Pro Bono Hours: for law students seeking to fulfill New York State Bar's 50 pro bono hours requirement. Currently available: assisting attorneys with weekend arraignments on Saturdays, Sundays, or both as well as court holidays. Please email a resume to Timothy Naples, Deputy Chief of the District Court Bureau, at tnaples@nclas.org with the subject line “Pro bono hours” (no cover letters please).

For more information about working at the Legal Aid Society, click here.

 

This page last updated on:

May 21, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

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