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Looking for an opportunity to use your legal skills to positively impact lives in your community? A career at MLSA is guaranteed to do just that. At MLSA, every day is different and filled with work that is both intellectually stimulating and challenging. Whether you are just starting your legal career or are a seasoned lawyer, making legal aid work part of your practice will not only allow you to grow your legal skills, but will also instill a sense of personal satisfaction from seeing the immediate results of your work in the transformed lives of clients.

Open Positions

Legal Assistant

The full-time Legal Assistant will provide support for the Public Benefits Staff Attorney and pro se assistance to clients. Applicants must demonstrate excellent practice skills, strong people skills, and flexibility.

Location: Helena, Montana

Salary: $30,000/year. MLSA offers an attractive benefits package, including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, retirement and educational loan repayment assistance.

To Apply: Send a letter of interest, resume, and list of three professional references to [email protected]

Submission Deadline: The deadline for applications is July 6, 2020. The position will remain open until filled.

Please click on the link below for a detailed job description and requirements.

Legal Assistant - Public Benefits 2020-06-18


To Apply

Email application materials to [email protected]. Screening of applications will begin immediately and the positions will remain open until filled.

The Montana Legal Services Association is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, women, people with disabilities, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons are welcome and are encouraged to apply.