Employment, Volunteer, & Internship Opportunities
Whether you are an attorney, support staff, volunteer, or student intern, being a part of Idaho Legal Aid Services is interesting and challenging work! Feel the satisfaction of helping someone in need, develop new interests and skills, and gain insights into yourself and your community. Current positions are listed below:
~~Full Time Positions~~
Idaho Legal Aid Services (ILAS) is seeking applicants for an Advocacy Attorney in the Boise office. The Advocacy Attorney will assess and develop case plans, tactics, and strategies to litigate potentially complex cases and appellate work. The Advocacy Attorney will investigate, develop, lead, support, and supervise impact litigation and non-litigation advocacy in federal and state courts and act as a resource to other advocates. See full announcement for further details and application procedures. Position is open until filled.
Idaho Legal Aid Services (ILAS) is seeking applicants for a Development Director at its Boise, Idaho, office. The Development Director will work with ILAS’s administrative team and regional staff to generate funding to serve the critical legal needs of low income Idahoans, including victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, seniors, children, those facing homelessness, and other vulnerable persons. This is a full time position of 37.5 hours per week. See full announcement for further details and application procedures.
~~Reduced Rate Contract~~
Reduced Rate Contract - Third District
Idaho Legal Aid Services is seeking an attorney to enter into a reduced rate contract ($50-$75 per hour) to represent low income clients in housing, consumer, and senior cases in the Third Judicial District. This attorney would work with our Nampa Office, which will screen and refer eligible clients. No prior experience necessary but must be licensed in Idaho, be very comfortable working independently, and must be willing to make regular court appearances (primarily in eviction defense cases). A passion for equal access to justice is a plus! Send cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Volunteers are vital for us to serve our client community. Active and retired attorneys, law and paralegal students, as well as concerned citizens contribute invaluable services to our offices each year. We have attached some sample law student internship job descriptions to demonstrate some of the opportunities available to Idaho Legal Aid Services volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering at Idaho Legal Aid Services please contact the office of your choice. Or, You can fill out our volunteer information form.
If you are interested in volunteering or interning for one of our offices, but a position is not specifically listed above, please feel free to contact us.
Note: Because ILAS is a non-profit organization, we are unable to pay individuals interested in an internship, however college credits can be earned.