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Staff Attorney
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Iowa Center for Children’s Justice (ICCJ) is a nonprofit organization assisting children in custody disputes through child-focused education and legal services.

Title: Staff Attorney

Job Summary: The Staff Attorney will maintain a client caseload in services provided by ICCJ which may include representation, parenting coordination, mediation and neutral evaluation.

Responsibilities and Duties:
• Effectively manage a client caseload
• Participate in regular staff meetings
• Participate with other ICCJ attorneys in case staffings and consultations
• Gather program metrics on cases
• Maintain all appropriate case documentation
• Support the organization, as needed, at professional associations, relevant community events and other opportunities to create awareness and engagement

Qualifications and Skills:
• Law degree and license in the state of Iowa
• Experience with family law

Core Competencies:
• Strong interpersonal skills with a positive outlook
• Effective written and oral communication skills
• Strong organizational skills
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Ability to work independently and be self-motivated in a team environment

• Entry level salary is $55,000 (non-entry level salaries depend on experience)
• Medical Insurance reimbursement
• Long-Term Disability Insurance
• Generous paid time off
• Simple IRA

Please submit cover letter and resume to Nicole Beaman, Executive Director at