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Staff Attorney (LAWO Toledo—CLAS Project)

Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO) seeks a dedicated, creative attorney for its Toledo office.

LAWO endeavors to create a diverse law firm of individuals from different backgrounds and cultures, including religion, race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, and physical abilities. We believe that diversity and inclusion results in high quality service for our clients. Individuals who require accommodations to the interview/application process are encouraged to contact the Recruitment Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

This position will focus on representing individuals in the Toledo Municipal Court in eviction and debt collection cases. Applicants must have a passion for court-based advocacy and helping financially disadvantaged individuals. Ability to communicate fluently in Spanish is helpful. Membership in Ohio Bar or ability to be admitted by motion or temporary certification is required. The successful candidate must possess excellent legal and communication skills, computer competency, ability to relate well with clients living in poverty, and a demonstrated commitment to public interest law. LAWO offers a competitive salary and fringe benefits, including a generous loan repayment assistance program.

To Apply: Applications will only be accepted by email. Send resume and cover letter electronically by Friday, March 29 to:

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Subject: Attorney – CLAS Project