Staff Attorney

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Full-Time
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

Pegasus Legal Services for Children is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the rights of New Mexico's children. We are seeking a full-time staff attorney to join our legal team. We represent kin relations seeking guardianship for the children in their care; Indian children in foster care; and children in need of legal services on several Pueblos.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

This position also requires you to be licensed in New Mexico or eligible for a limited practice license; must have demonstrated interest in working on behalf of children and youth; excellent interpersonal skills; writing skills; attention to detail; and the ability to work as part of a team. Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.

Other Information/Requirements: 

Pegasus Legal Services for Children is group of hard-working humans who value a healthy work environment based on open communication, mutual respect, and understanding. We offer employer-paid health insurance, dental insurance, life and disability insurance, and a 403b retirement plan, as well as generous personal and annual leave and a week of additional paid time off during the holiday season. Pay for this position begins at $45,000 - $50,000 annually depending on experience.

How to Apply: 

To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected] No phone calls please.

Contact Information
Name: 
Bette Fleishman
Agency/Organization: 
Pegasus Legal Services for Children
Address: 
505 Marquette Ave NW Suite 1350
City: 
Albuquerque
State: 
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
87102
Business Phone: 
(505) 244-1101
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Aug 21 2020
Date to Remove: 
Sep 30 2020

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