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Staff Attorney Position
Augusta Office

LSE is a statewide non-profit organization that provides free legal services to Maine’s seniors.  LSE has a fulltime Staff Attorney position open in the Augusta office.  The attorney will handle a wide variety of civil litigation matters and conduct outreach in Kennebec, Lincoln, Knox and Waldo counties.  Staff Attorneys working out of the Augusta office also occasionally provide some brief services via telephone as a part of LSE’s statewide Helpline services.   

The successful candidate will have 0-5 years of related experience; a willingness to engage in extensive local travel; an interest in and/or experience doing civil litigation; and a commitment to working with and helping the elderly.  The attorney will work as part of a team of attorneys and receive ongoing professional training and support.  While strong preference will be given to applicants who are already licensed to practice in Maine, applications will be accepted from attorneys who plan to sit for the bar examination in February.

Interviews will begin on or after December 27th and continue until the job is filled.   Please provide a cover letter, resume and references to:

Jaye L. Martin
Executive Director
Legal Services for the Elderly
5 Wabon Street
Augusta, ME  04330


Office Manager (fulltime position)
Augusta office

LSE is a statewide non-profit organization that provides free legal services to Maine’s seniors.  The Office Manager duties are varied and include: answering phones and greeting visitors; creating and revising documents and statistical reports; supply ordering; meeting and event planning and set up; office equipment and facility maintenance; assisting the Finance Manager with financial tracking and reporting; supporting staff at LSE’s other offices; preparing a wide variety of mass mailings; and filing and file archiving.  The successful applicant must be proficient in WORD and capable of learning to use PowerPoint, EXCEL and Quickbooks, with support.  This job requires exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills and good attention to detail.

LSE offers a collegial work environment, competitive salary, and an outstanding benefit package.  Interviews will start on December 18th and continue until the position is filled.  Submit letter of interest, resume, and references via regular mail to:

Jaye L. Martin
Executive Director
5 Wabon Street
Augusta, ME  04330

LSE is an equal opportunity employer