Staff Attorney

Job Type: 
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Victims Services Department
FLSA Status: 
Tuesday, March 29, 2016

The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) seeks a Staff Attorney for its Victims Services Department. The Staff Attorney works with our domestic violence attorney network and our network of community programs; performs legal research and writing on domestic violence issues; seeks out best practices for providing civil legal representation to victims; responds to requests for assistance from the field and develops training programs and materials.PCADV offers very competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. We are fully committed to a culturally diverse staff to better serve domestic violence victims and program staff, many of whom experience racial, gender, economic and other/multiple oppressions. We seek people from diverse backgrounds with a commitment to PCADV's mission to end domestic violence, to social justice and to working for social change. The full job description can be viewed at

Qualified candidates must be a graduate of an ABA-accredited law school, possess an active Pennsylvania law license and have a minimum of three years of experience in the practice of law, including representation of victims of domestic violence and other crimes, in protection from abuse actions and in family law. Experience in child protective services law, human trafficking law and criminal law desirable.
Contact or More Information: 
Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to Human Resources at or Fax 717-671-8149
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