Annually USD 85000
Charlotte, NC, United States
Nov 11, 2023
WHO WE ARE:
Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy, a non-profit provider of civil legal assistance to low- income persons in the Charlotte region, seeks a Program Director, Senior Attorney to represent veterans in matters before the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC), and military discharge review boards. More information about the Advocacy Center can be found at our website: www.CharlotteLegalAdvocacy.org.
The right person for the Program Director function of this role will have previous experience planning, organizing, developing and directing the overall strategic operations of a veterans legal services program. As Senior Attorney, you’ll perform the case handling duties of a senior staff attorney, including litigation and direct representation, as necessary, but may handle a reduced caseload to permit fulfilling program director accountabilities.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:
Membership in the North Carolina Bar or ability to be admitted by motion with a minimum of five (5) years full-time active practice in North Carolina or another jurisdiction is required. A hybrid work schedule is allowed; however, court appearances and time in the office will be routinely required. Additionally, the ideal candidate possess these skills: