Posted on August 6, 2018
To support staffing for their recently launched Quality Education program priority. Lawyers Alliance will provide direct legal services to approximately 200 nonprofits improving educational opportunities and outcomes for low-income youth and other disadvantaged New Yorkers, while serving many more organizations through their educational programs, publications, and Resource Call Hotline. A Staff Attorney has been designated to develop and apply expertise regarding market trends, funding flows, regulatory issues and other factors affecting education. Working with staff colleagues and volunteers, the Staff Attorney will coordinate their outreach, legal services and trainings aimed at education nonprofits in NYC. This legal assistance and information will strengthen the programs, finances, and operations of the organizations they serve, better enabling them to deliver upon their respective missions with greater confidence and effectiveness.