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NWLS serves 10 counties in north west Pennsylvania.  Please refer to our map for an outline of our service area & office locations.


Employment Opportunities at NWLS:

Staff Attorney Position:

Northwestern Legal Services is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Staff Attorney position in our Erie, PA office. The caseload includes public benefits, family law, housing, and other areas of poverty law. Travel is required. Must be admitted to practice law in PA or be awaiting PA bar exam results. Salary with 0-3 years experience is $40,000-$42,000. Liberal benefits. Possible loan repayment assistance.

EEO Employer. Please send a detailed cover letter, resume, references, and a writing sample to:

Administrative Assistant
Northwestern Legal Services
1001 State St.,
Suite 700 Erie, PA 16501

Or email requested documents to: ttowell@nwls.org. For further information on our organization, please visit www.nwls.org .

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Employment Opportunities with Legal Services Programs/Law Schools/Organizations:

Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network posts job openings within Pennsylvania Programs.

NLADA  also posts openings nationwide