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The Commons Law Center is a fast-growing nonprofit organization that provides direct legal services and community education to low- and moderate-income Oregonians. The Commons is launching a Tenant Eviction Defense Program and seeks two new lawyers
to join the team as attorney fellows. Fellowships are for a term of three years to provide practical training to new lawyers. One attorney fellow will be based in an serve the tri-county area around Portland. The other will be based in Southern Oregon, at The
Commons’ first remote office.
Oregon State Bar license in good standing. Comfort working with all kinds of people. Commitment to public interest law and access to justice.
Reports to: Tenant Eviction Defense Program Director
Salary & Benefits: $45-50K, depending on experience, plus healthcare, generous vacation time, and a flexible work schedule.
To Apply: Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Tenant Attorney,” indicate whether Metro-area or Southern Oregon is your desired location, and attach a single PDF including a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript, three references, and short writing sample.