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ELAP Seeks Housing and Family Law Attorney
November 5, 2020 | Alison Pagan

Come join the team at Eastside Legal Assistance Program (ELAP) as our Housing and Family Law Attorney. This full-time position will provide legal services to low-income residents on the Eastside, focusing on housing and family law. During the pandemic, our offices are closed, so all contact with clients and attorneys is by phone, email and Zoom.

Before applying, you MUST have a current license to practice law in Washington State, you MUST have a passion for equal justice for marginalized communities, and you MUST have the ability to work in a holacratic organization. The primary focus of this position will be housing stability; including eviction cases, tenant’s rights, housing
discrimination, and mortgage foreclosure assistance. Secondarily, this attorney will advise residents on family law issues, and working with ELAP attorneys and other civil legal aid providers, directing residents to aid for specific problems.

For more information, including how to apply, click here.