Special Education Attorney
Disability Rights Montana is seeking to hire an Attorney with litigation experience to work in our Education Work Unit. The Education Work Unit advocates on behalf of children with disabilities who receive special education services, will transition out of high school, or are in need of Medicaid or other support services.
Duties will include conducting and supervising investigations and systemic reform efforts and individual representation in formal and informal legal proceedings.
Experience is preferred in the following areas:
∙ Special Education
∙ Disabilities and the disability system
Applicant must have the following:
∙ Licensed and in good standing to practice law in the state of Montana or admitted to the State Bar of Montana within one year of date of hire.
∙ Minimum of five years’ experience with litigation.
∙ Some supervisory or leadership experience.
Position is located in Helena, Montana. Travel will be required. Salary is commensurate with experience. A generous benefit package includes paid time off, 403(b) retirement plan, health, life, dental, vision, and long term care insurance.
Please submit a letter of interest, a resume, and writing sample to:
Director of Finance & Administration
1022 Chestnut Street
Helena, MT 59601
or by email to:
Not recruiting at this time.