Legal Services Corporation

Established by Congress in 1974, the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the country’s single largest funder of civil legal aid for low-income Americans. LSC currently funds 132 independent nonprofit legal aid organizations with more than 800 offices throughout the nation. LSC’s mission is to promote equal access to justice and provide grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans.

$202,632 yearly
Legal Services Corporation
Jan 06, 2021
Full time
OVERVIEW:   The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) seeks an experienced attorney with strong leadership skills and a passion for access to justice to join its team as Vice President for Legal Affairs and General Counsel. LSC is a dynamic, collegial nonprofit organization driven by its mission of promoting equal access to justice and awarding grants to legal aid organizations in all 50 states and the U.S. territories to provide high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans. LSC is the largest funder of civil legal aid in America. The successful applicant will lead a high-performing team of nine experienced attorneys and staff, manage all aspects of LSC’s legal affairs, advise LSC’s Board of Affairs and management team, and play a key role in LSC’s efforts to raise awareness about the need to expand access to justice.   ABOUT LSC:   Established by Congress in 1974, the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the country’s single largest funder of civil...
$103,220 - $131,738 yearly
Legal Services Corporation Washington D.C., DC, USA
Dec 17, 2020
Full time
ABOUT LSC :   Established by Congress in 1974, the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) is the country’s single largest funder of civil legal aid for low-income Americans. LSC currently funds 132 independent nonprofit legal aid organizations with more than 800 offices throughout the nation. LSC’s mission is to promote equal access to justice and provide grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans.   BASIC FUNCTION :   Under the general direction of the Director of the Office of Program Performance (OPP) or his or her designee, works with grantee programs to provide programmatic oversight and to improve the delivery of quality legal services to the eligible population. Assists programs to improve and expand the development of innovative, comprehensive, and effective best practices and solutions. Extensive travel is required. This position is included in a collective bargaining unit represented by the International Federation of Professional...