Bay Area Legal Services

Bay Area Legal Services is a regional, non-profit public interest law firm providing the highest quality legal counsel by:

  • Assisting individuals and non-profit groups with limited access to legal services;
  • Resolving the legal problems of clients; and
  • Preserving the independence, hope, and dignity of those we serve.
Sep 15, 2022  
How to Apply: • Send Resume and cover letter to [email protected]   • Include where you applied for this position (ex: bals.org, LinkedIn, Indeed, etc.). Bay Area Legal Services is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered Bay Area Legal Services is seeking a full-time Receptionist position in our Ybor City Office in Tampa, FL.  Primary duties and responsibilities are to ensure the front desk welcomes guests positively, direct visitors to appropriate person, answer phones, route callers and perform a variety of clerical and administrative tasks as assigned. Also coordinates closed file tracking and storage, general back up for Executive Assistant for office management tasks, supply maintenance for copiers, mailroom, & general shared supplies for Ybor office, & maintains lobby area. Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the  five...
Bay Area Legal Services Ybor City, Tampa, FL, USA Full-Time
Sep 12, 2022  
How to Apply: • Send Resume and cover letter to [email protected] • Include where you applied for this position (ex: bals.org, LinkedIn, Indeed, etc.). Bay Area Legal Services is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered Bay Area Legal Services is seeking to fill a full-time Staff Attorney position on our Disaster Relief Team. (80% Remote After Initial Training/Probationary Period)-You Must Be A Florida Resident Living In The Tampa Bay Area. This position will have an initial focus on the development and rollout of a Statewide Disaster Relief Helpline and then shift to staffing and maintaining the services of this Statewide Helpline. This position will involve the delivery of high quality advice and counsel to a statewide complement of clients with disaster relief legal issues, including appropriate referral to local legal aid partners. In addition to maintaining the disaster relief helpline, this position will involve researching and...
Bay Area Legal Services TAMPA BAY, FLORIDA Full-Time
Aug 31, 2022  
Please submit resume to:   [email protected] Bay Area Legal Services is seeking to fill a full-time Legal Administrative Assistant position in our Senior Advocacy Unit. Bay Area Legal Services (BALS) is seeking to fill a full-time position to provide support for our attorneys by interfacing with clients in support of case management, performing administrative duties including tracking and compiling case information, entering specific case information into case management system, and running grant reports if needed.  Proofreading documents, modifying documents, and scheduling meetings and case related events. Handling client calls, logging faxes, correspondence etc. into case files and case management system as required. Opportunity for participation in special projects and support for occasional community outreach. Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the five...
Bay Area Legal Services Tampa, FL Full-Time
Aug 31, 2022  
Please submit resume to:   [email protected] Bay Area Legal Services is seeking to fill a full-time Legal Administrative Assistant position in our Senior Advocacy Unit. Bay Area Legal Services (BALS) is seeking to fill a full-time position to provide support for our attorneys by interfacing with clients in support of case management, performing administrative duties including tracking and compiling case information, entering specific case information into case management system, and running grant reports if needed.  Proofreading documents, modifying documents, and scheduling meetings and case related events. Handling client calls, logging faxes, correspondence etc. into case files and case management system as required. Opportunity for participation in special projects and support for occasional community outreach. Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the five...
Bay Area Legal Services Tampa, FL Full-Time
Aug 13, 2022  
• Send Resume and cover letter to [email protected] • Include where you applied for this position (ex: bals.org, LinkedIn, Indeed, etc.). Bay Area Legal Services is seeking to fill a full-time Sr. Human Resources (HR) Generalist- HR Business Partner position in its Ybor City office. The Sr. Human Resources (HR) Generalist- HR Business Partner is responsible for the human resources needs and implementation of best practices to support achievement of corporate business objectives. The Human Resources Generalist performs administrative, strategic, and planning duties. The HR Generalist will recruit, train and on-board, and guide employees through benefits & compensation, represent both the employee and the company, assist with employee relations matters, performance management. Also accountable for the vital task of ensuring compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations for HR/PR policies, processes, affirmative action etc.   This position requires an...
Bay Area Legal Services Ybor City, FL Full-Time
Jul 07, 2022  
Email cover letter and resume to [email protected]   and state how you learned about the role. This position is funded under the Lawyers Helping Kids (LHK) grant which is funded by The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County. The Attorney in this position will have a caseload and provide legal representation to individuals who are expecting a child or have a young child through fifth grade. The attorney will work with a team of approximately six other attorneys and support staff. There may be occasional opportunities for community outreach and participation in special projects. Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the  five core values of Bay Area Legal Services. Office Location Plant City 701 Tillman Place Suite 300 Plant City, FL 33566 Illustrative Duties: Representation in civil court including emergency advocacy. Providing advocacy to clients, some of...
Bay Area Legal Services Plant City, FL, USA Full-Time
Jul 06, 2022  
Position Title: Digital Project Manager – Part-Time (Must be able to work a minimum of 15 hours per week and a maximum of 29 hours per week) Office Location: Florida Remote: The position is not required to work at any Bay Area Legal office location, but is required to be a Florida resident. Bay Area Legal Services is seeking to fill a temporary (16 month grant assignment), part-time Digital Project Manager position to work remotely in Florida. This role will be responsible and accountable for leading digital projects from conception through to completion. The position will spend their time on a grant-funded project, focused on empowering youth in foster care of their legal rights through the creation of a website, app, and various media. The project is based on the Know Your Rights Guide , an informational guide for teenagers in foster care. This is a grant-funded position with the term of employment to end on June 30, 2023. Applicants seeking employment...
Bay Area Legal Services Remote Part-Time
Jul 06, 2022  
Position Title:  Intake Screener (Part-Time) These part-time positions offer flexible schedule, minimum 20 hours per week- maximum 29 hours per week. Location: Tampa, FL (Ybor City Office) Position Description: Intake Screeners are the initial telephone point of contact for all new clients of Bay Area Legal Services. This is a professional position under the supervision of the Centralized Telephone Intake (CTI) Manager, requiring knowledge of legal and community resources, public agencies, and the ability to assess, schedule and refer clients appropriately. Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the four core values of Bay Area Legal Services. Illustrative Duties: Determine client eligibility in accordance with LSC regulations and other funding criteria. Initially assess applicants' legal problems and check for conflicts of interest....
Bay Area Legal Services Tampa, FL, USA Part-Time
Jul 06, 2022  
Email cover letter and resume to [email protected] and state how you learned about the role. Bay Area Legal Services is seeking to fill a full-time position on our housing unit called ABLE (Advocates for Basic Legal Equality). Position Summary: This staff attorney position will be on our housing unit called TEAM ABLE with the primary role of supporting the Hillsborough County Housing Stability Project. The primary focus of the position will be housing law including settling landlord/tenant disputes, defending evictions, preserving federally subsidized housing rights, and home ownership.  Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the  four core values  of Bay Area Legal Services. Office Location Ybor City 1302 N 19th Street Suite 400 Tampa, FL 33605 Illustrative Duties: Interview applicants and determine if eligibility requirements for established legal services...
Bay Area Legal Services Tampa, FL, USA Full-Time
Jul 06, 2022  
Position Title:  Intake Screener (Part-Time) These part-time positions offer flexible schedule, minimum 20 hours per week- maximum 29 hours per week. Location: Tampa, FL (Ybor City Office) Position Description: Intake Screeners are the initial telephone point of contact for all new clients of Bay Area Legal Services. This is a professional position under the supervision of the Centralized Telephone Intake (CTI) Manager, requiring knowledge of legal and community resources, public agencies, and the ability to assess, schedule and refer clients appropriately. Applicants seeking employment with us should understand and share our commitment to the BALS’ mission and vision, and be willing to abide by the four core values of Bay Area Legal Services. Illustrative Duties: Determine client eligibility in accordance with LSC regulations and other funding criteria. Initially assess applicants' legal problems and check for conflicts of interest. Refer ineligible...
Bay Area Legal Services Tampa, FL, USA Part-Time