Careers

Our work allows all of our staff to make a positive impact on low-income communities throughout Philadelphia.  A career with PLA is both an exciting and enriching experience and will allow you to help low-income individuals and families obtain equal access to justice.

Throughout each year, PLA offers a variety of employment opportunities for attorneys, paralegals, law school graduates with fellowships, support staff, and interns.

Inquiries about employment should be directed to work@philalegal.org.

Philadelphia Legal Assistance is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or veteran status.

Job Opportunities

Administrative Assistant Job Description, Updated March 2020

Philadelphia Legal Assistance (PLA) strives for excellence in the delivery of legal services. Administrative assistants play an integral role in the delivery of high volume, high quality legal services. Due to the importance of administrative support in the delivery of legal services, PLA strives to maintain a qualified administrative staff that is well organized, motivated and efficient.

GENERAL  RESPONSIBILITIES

Staff Attorney, Medical Legal Community Partnership

POSITION: Staff Attorney, Medical Legal Community Partnership