Project Renew Paralegal – Office Location: Richmond, KY – Submission Deadline: Open until occupancy The Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of Kentucky, Inc. (AppalReD) is seeking a lawyer employed at its Somerset office at 108 College Street, Somerset, KY. This well-established legal services program is in its 48th year serving low-income clients and client groups in a 37-county region that includes the Appalachian Mountains in eastern Kentucky and the hills of south-central Kentucky. Applicants must have a strong interest in meeting the legal needs of low-income people, a particular desire to work in a rural area, and a particular interest in Appalachian issues. Candidates must be admitted to the Kentucky Bar or be eligible for admission without examination or restricted admission. The annual salary is $40,500 + D.O.E. with generous benefits and vacation. AppalReD operates a network of six local offices with a team of 22 lawyers, 3 paralegals and support staff. Each branch has excellent facilities and equipment to enable staff to act as a world-class law firm.

Interested candidates should apply to Robert C. Johns, Executive Director, Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of Kentucky, Inc., 120 N. Front Avenue, Prestonsburg, KY 41653 or by email at [email protected]. Applicants must submit a CV under a cover letter stating details of their interest in the position and in particular to work in a rural area. Applicants must also include a writing sample and a list of references. Selected candidates will be invited to visit the Somerset office and possibly the AppalReD administrative office in Prestonsburg. For more information and questions, interested candidates may contact Robert C. Johns at (606) 886-9876 ext.

1247. AppalReD Legal Aid is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, age, ethnic origin, religion, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, sex, marital status, disability or veteran status in the provision of services. AppalReD employees have been involved in significant representation of customers and customer groups, which has led to the liberalization of standards for black lung services, the creation of shelters for victims of domestic violence, the participation and support of economic development groups, and the development of appropriate procedures for supply closures. AppalReD has also served thousands of low-income customers with their daily needs in traditional areas of poverty advocacy, including housing, consumption, utilities, and domestic relationships. Project Renew Staff Attorney – Office: Barbourville, KY – Deadline for submission: 14. Oktober 2022 AppalReD Legal Aid kann auch als AppalReD Legal Aid, Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of, Appalachian Research and Defense Fund of Kentucky, Inc und Appalred Legal Aid bezeichnet werden oder damit in Verbindung stehen.