Legal Aid Society

  www.legal-aid.org
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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Serving as a law firm for many of New York's less fortunate residents, The Legal Aid Society represents people who could not otherwise afford a lawyer in civil, criminal, and juvenile rights cases. The society operates from about 25 facilities in all five boroughs of New York City with a staff of more than 800 lawyers; it also draws upon the work of more than 600 investigators, social workers, and paralegals. A not-for-profit organization, the society receives government money for its work in criminal and some juvenile matters, and it counts on donations to support its... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   25 ratings

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83% Approve of the CEO   6 ratings

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Theodore A. Levine

President

Rewarding work but few people will appreciate your work.

  Former Staff Attorney in Brooklyn, NY

Pros: Collegial atmosphere, excellent training, supervisors very helpful. One of the few law firms that is organized, i.e., you have a union. As you develop skill, you get more responsibility -- more challenging cases. Full Review

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Staff Attorney

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$3,807
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in New Orleans, LA Mar 2014 – Reviewed Mar 19, 2014

Interview Details – The process went pretty quickly. Interviewer was great and engaging.Full Interview

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None of the questions were particularly difficult, you just really have to know why you want to work there and be able to convey that point through your experiences. Answer Question

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