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CLS employs dedicated attorneys and legal assistants that will provide compassionate, high quality, mission-driven legal services to the most vulnerable people in our community.

Job Opening :: Human Resources Manager (Middletown Office)

Connecticut Legal Services, Inc. (CLS) seeks to hire a full-time Human Resources Manager based in its Middletown, CT office. CLS’ Human Resources Manager (HRM) is responsible for all of CLS’ human resources management functions, and has other diverse responsibilities that directly support CLS’ administrative and financial functions.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Housing Attorney Position (Bridgeport Office)

We are looking to fill a staff attorney position with an initial focus in the Right to Counsel Program (RTC) covering cases in Bridgeport. RTC focuses on eviction defense and other housing matters. This position is in the CLS Bridgeport office.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Housing Attorney Position (Willimantic Office)

We are looking to fill a staff attorney position with an initial focus in the Right to Counsel Program (RTC) covering cases in Putnam, Danielson, and Willimantic. RTC focuses on eviction defense and other housing matters. This position is in the CLS Willimantic office.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Housing Attorney Position (Waterbury Office)

We are looking to fill a staff attorney position with an initial focus in the Right to Counsel Program (RTC) covering cases in Waterbury, Danbury, and Litchfield. RTC focuses on eviction defense and other housing matters. This position is in the CLS Waterbury office.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Family Attorney Position (Waterbury Office)

Connecticut Legal Services, Inc. (CLS) seeks a skilled and committed attorney to fill a staff attorney position in its Family Unit. Initially providing holistic, client-centered legal advocacy for domestic violence survivors seeking restraining orders in Waterbury’s family court, covering cases in the Danbury and Litchfield Judicial Districts.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Attorney Positions- Child and Youth Advocacy (Bridgeport)

Connecticut Legal Services, Inc. (CLS) seeks to fill two attorney positions with an initial assignment covering our Child and Youth Advocacy Team project (CYAT) in the Children at Risk Unit, located in the CLS Bridgeport office.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Attorney Position – Children’s Advocacy (Bridgeport)

We are looking to fill an attorney position with an initial assignment covering our Children at Risk unit located in our Bridgeport office.
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Job Openings: Full-Time Family Attorney Positions with focus in Restraining Order Project

Connecticut Legal Services, Inc. (CLS) seeks skilled and committed attorneys to fill six staff attorney positions in its Family Unit initially providing holistic, client-centered legal advocacy for domestic violence survivors seeking restraining orders in Waterbury, Willimantic, Bridgeport, and Stamford’s family court.

Job Opening :: Full-Time Bi-Lingual Legal Assistant Position (Bridgeport Office)

We are looking to hire a full-time legal assistant for our Bridgeport, CT office. Legal assistants provide support to attorneys as well as general support services for the office. This position requires both English & Spanish language fluency.
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Check out our volunteer opportunities

Every year, dozens of lawyers, law students, and other volunteers work with CLS staff to fulfill the promise of justice in Connecticut. We seek volunteer attorneys, paralegals, and law students to assist with legal work. Paralegals and law students may be able to obtain clinical credit towards a course of study.