Staff Attorneys – Domestic Violence

Central Virginia Legal Aid Society (CVLAS) seeks one entry level Staff Attorney each for our Richmond, Petersburg and Charlottesville offices. These positions will focus primarily upon domestic violence work. Excellent written and oral advocacy skills and ability to work independently in fast paced environment are required. Prior experience working with and advocating for survivors of domestic and sexual violence is strongly desired. Prior experience in public interest and poverty work is desirable. Must have strong commitment to equal justice. Graduation from an ABA accredited law school and a current Virginia State Bar license required. Salary $50,000/year to start (or more commensurate with experience) plus excellent benefits. Send cover letter, resume and writing sample to be received by July 26 to Michelle King, michelle@cvlas.org. Any preference for the Richmond, Petersburg or Charlottesville office should be indicated in the cover letter. Minorities, bilingual (English/Spanish) speakers, veterans, older adults, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO employer.

www.cvlas.org

101 W. Broad St., Suite #101
Richmond, Virginia 23220
804-648-1012 or 800-868-1012
Fax: 804-649-8794

229 North Sycamore Street
Petersburg, Virginia 23803
804-862-1100 or 800-868-1012
Fax: 804-861-4311

1000 Preston Avenue, Suite B
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
434-296-8851 or 800-390-9983
Fax: 434-296-5731