Competition Number: LAA-21-35
Job Type: Full-Time, Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB
Competition Ends: July 30, 2021
As a publicly funded, non-profit organization, we provide affordable legal services in family law, domestic violence, child welfare, immigration, and youth and adult criminal defense. We are Alberta-wide, with 300 staff and 1,200 private practice lawyers helping people overcome their legal challenges in more than 75 communities across the province.
Who we’re looking for
Working at Legal Aid Alberta means you care about people and empathize with their situation. You have excellent communication skills especially in tough situations. You’re computer-savvy and more organized than anyone you know. Fast-paced work environments give you a rush and you’re always up for a challenge. You love learning new things, solving problems, and can adapt to change quickly. You care deeply about the success of our team and our organization. Helping people is your raison d’etre.
We are hiring two Duty Counsel lawyers to join our team.
As a Duty Counsel Lawyer, you will help drive the future of our organization. You share our values and passion, supporting our mission to help Alberta’s most disadvantaged.
Perks of working with us
What you’ll be doing
Reporting to the Legal Services Manager, some of the key responsibilities of the Duty Counsel Lawyers are to:
Education and Experience
Security clearance is required.
Send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Reference posting number LAA-21-35.
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.