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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

Domestic Violence & Tribal Law Staff Attorney - Helena

The Helena-based DV & Tribal Law Staff Attorney position will provide poverty law services to domestic violence victims throughout the state of Montana.  Current grant funding focuses primarily on North and Central Montana, and the Fort Belknap, Rocky Boys and Blackfeet Reservations, as well as members of the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

Salary:  $50,000 and up, DOE. 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, writing sample, and list of three professional references, to [email protected]

Submission Deadline:  Screening of applicants will begin immediately and the priority deadline for applications is September 25, 2020. The position will remain open until filled.

For a detailed job description and requirements, please click on the link below.

Helena DV-Tribal Law Attorney Description 2020-09

Domestic Violence Staff Attorney - Missoula

The Missoula-based DV Staff Attorney position will provide poverty law services to domestic and sexual violence victims throughout the state of Montana. Grant funding at present concentrates services for this position in Western Montana, primarily the communities of Missoula and Hamilton, and on serving American Indians from the Blackfeet and Flathead Reservations, and members of the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

Salary:  $50,000 and up, DOE. 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, writing sample, and list of three professional references, to [email protected]

Submission Deadline:  Screening of applicants will begin immediately and the priority deadline for applications is September 25, 2020. The position will remain open until filled.

For a detailed job description and requirements, please click on the link below.

Missoula DV Attorney Description 2020-09

Crime Victim Navigator

The full-time Crime Victim Navigator based in MLSA’s Helena office offers support, advocacy, information and referrals to victims of crime. The Navigator will conduct outreach and work with the Project Coordinator and Staff Attorneys to build and maintain professional relationships with victim service providers throughout the state.

Salary:  $31,000-$37,000, DOE. 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:  Screening of applicants will begin immediately and the priority deadline for applications is September 7, 2020. The position will remain open until filled.

For a detailed job description and requirements, please click on the link below.

Crime Victim Intake Navigator Job Description

To Apply

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

MLSA is an equal opportunity employer and we consider the diversity of our staff to be vital to our organization's success. We strongly encourage and welcome people of all cultures, races, educational backgrounds, life experiences, socio-economic classes, sexual orientations, ages, genders, and physical abilities to apply.