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The Vegas Strong Resiliency Center serves as a multi-agency resource and referral hub.  It was formed in October 2017, with the goal of assisting residents, visitors, and responders affected by the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival, and expanded its services in July 2021, to help victims of crime throughout Nevada.  Available services include victim advocacy and support, case management, counseling and spiritual care referrals, technical assistance with applying for services including FBI Victim Assistance services, and more.  The lawyers help clients with civil legal services for issues involving insurance matters, medical billing problems, debt collection, housing and evictions, family law matters, and other issues.  Vegas Strong Resiliency Center seeks a law clerk who is passionate about helping members of our community whose lives have been affected by crime.

This position is for current Law School Students only. Vegas Strong Resiliency Center’s law clerks work closely with the attorneys, staff, and clients.  Under the direction of an attorney, they conduct legal research, review records and files, prepare memos, help develop legislative proposals, research available grants and funding resources, meet with clients, attend court hearings, and get hands-on experience helping people.  The ideal law clerk candidate has a positive attitude, is compassionate, thrives in a cohesive work environment, and enjoys working with a team of dedicated and caring individuals.  Students in the JD/MSW dual degree program, who have taken Social Work courses, or have a passion for Social Work are encouraged to apply.  The time commitment is a minimum of 15 hours per week under public interest grants if applicable, or at the pay of $18.00 per hour.  A parking pass for garage parking will be provided.

Please contact Tyler Winkler with any questions at 702-776-3917 or send a cover letter, resume, writing sample, & transcript to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to apply.    Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada conducts a background review on all employees.

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada is an ADA/Equal Opportunity Employer

Background check and proof of Covid-19 vaccination required