Main Areas of Responsibility:
NMLA is seeking a Managing Attorney for its Santa Fe, Taos and Las Vegas offices. The position, based in Santa Fe, will help lead NMLA’s advocacy efforts throughout north central and northeastern New Mexico.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
The Santa Fe-Taos-Las Vegas Managing Attorney will report to the executive director, and/or a designee, and the director of litigation. The successful applicant will supervise and mentor attorneys, paralegals and other staff and volunteers; handle administrative duties; and carry a caseload as sole counsel or co-counsel for low-income individuals and families in a wide variety of poverty law areas including family law, housing, public benefits, consumer issues, etc.
• Minimum five years as licensed attorney; prior experience in administrative and supervisory roles preferred. Must be willing and able to travel.
• Applicants may be subject to a background search. Please do not let this deter you from applying. NMLA is committed to a strong workforce and recognizes that persons with marks on their record may still be able to perform admirably.