Job Opportunities at Kansas Legal Services

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ATTORNEY - SALINA

Kansas Legal Services - Salina seeks a Kansas-licensed staff attorney for general civil law representing clients in Saline and surrounding counties. The position will provide mainly civil law. Some travel is involved.

KLS offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce. 

The qualified candidate must have the following: excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal assistance to low-income people. Recent law school graduates preparing to take the bar exam are encouraged to apply.

The starting salary for this position is $55,000 -$60,000.  Thirteen paid holidays. Excellent paid employee benefits include: health, dental, life, disability, malpractice insurance, bar dues, CLE and paid parking.

KLS is a qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through Legal Service Corporation’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

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PARALEGAL - KANSAS CITY

Kansas Legal Services - Kansas City seeks a full-time paralegal to practice general poverty law and assist with the representation of low to moderate income Kansans. Casework will focus on solving civil legal problems that will increase the social and economic stability of the individual. Practice areas include evictions, family law including domestic violence, healthcare and insurance issues and housing law as well as other legal areas that need resolution.

KLS offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce.  

The qualified candidate must have the following: experience in legal services or an associate or college degree in human services, excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal assistance to low and moderate income people in Wyandotte County. Spanish, bi-lingual is strongly preferred but not required.

Excellent paid employee benefits include: 13 paid holidays, health, dental and life insurance, long term disability insurance and paid parking.

KLS is a qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through Legal Service Corporation’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

Minimum salary for this position is $30,000/year with adjustments made based on experience.

Email a resume and three professional references to:

 

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ATTORNEY - EMPORIA

Kansas Legal Services - Emporia seeks a Kansas-licensed, staff attorney to practice general poverty law representing low income Kansans. Casework will focus on solving civil, legal problems that will increase the social and economic stability of the individual. Focus practice areas will include criminal and domestic cases. The office serves Anderson, Chase, Coffey, Greenwood, Lyon, Marion and Morris counties.

KLS offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce.  

The qualified candidate must have the following: a Kansas law license; excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal assistance to low-income people. Recent law school graduates preparing to take the bar exam are encouraged to apply.

Excellent paid employee benefits include: 13 paid holidays, health, dental, life, disability, malpractice insurance, bar dues, CLE and paid parking. KLS is a qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through Legal Service Corporation’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

Minimum salary for this position is $55,000/year with adjustments made based on experience.

Email a resume and three professional references to:

 

EOE and Affirmative Action Employer


ATTORNEY - HUTCHINSON

Kansas Legal Services - Hutchinson seeks a Kansas-licensed staff attorney for general civil law representing clients in Reno and surrounding counties. The position will provide mainly civil law. Some travel is involved.

KLS offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce.  

The qualified candidate must have the following: excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal assistance to low-income people. Recent law school graduates preparing to take the bar exam are encouraged to apply.

The starting salary for this position is $55,000/year but is negotiable based on experience.  Excellent paid employee benefits include: 13 paid holidays, health, dental, life, disability, malpractice insurance, bar dues, CLE and paid parking. KLS is a qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through Legal Service Corporation’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

Email a resume and three professional references to

 

EOE and Affirmative Action Employer


ATTORNEY - TOPEKA

KLS - Topeka seeks a staff attorney to practice general poverty law representing low-income Kansans. Case work will focus on solving civil, legal problems that will increase the social and economic stability of the individual.

Focus practice areas will include family, elder and housing law as well as work with victims of crime. The office serves Douglas, Jefferson, Osage, Shawnee and Wabaunsee Counties.

KLS offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce. 

The qualified candidate must have the following: a Kansas law license; excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal assistance to low-income people. 

Recent law school graduates preparing to take the bar exam are encouraged to apply.

The starting salary for this position is $55,000/year but is negotiable based on experience.  Excellent paid employee benefits include: 13 paid holidays, health, dental, life, disability, malpractice insurance, bar dues, CLE and paid parking.


TWO ATTORNEYS - WICHITA

Kansas Legal Services - Wichita seeks two Kansas-licensed staff attorneys for general civil law representing clients in Sedgwick and surrounding counties.

One position will provide mainly civil legal assistance.

The other position will be working with our Parent Advocate Program. This program works with families facing challenges in an innovative prevention program that expands legal services available to families.  Some travel is involved.

KLS offers a professional and friendly work environment with integrity as our guiding principle. We are an equal opportunity employer with recruitment efforts focused on ensuring a diverse workforce.  

The qualified candidate must have the following: excellent written and oral communication skills; and a desire and commitment to assist in the delivery of high-quality legal assistance to low-income people. Recent law school graduates preparing to take the bar exam are encouraged to apply.

The starting salaries for this position are $55,000/year but is negotiable based on experience.  Excellent paid employee benefits include: 13 paid holidays, health, dental, life, disability, malpractice insurance, bar dues, CLE and paid parking. KLS is a qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness; and eligible to apply for loan repayment assistance through Legal Service Corporation’s Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

Email a resume and three professional references to

 

EEO & Affirmative Action Employer

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