Employment Opportunities

MAP is hiring! Check out the current job postings below to join MAP’s staff and contribute to our work providing access to the justice system for those who need it the most.

Posted on February 11, 2021

POSITION: The Michigan Elder Justice Initiative (MEJI), a project of Michigan Statewide Advocacy Services (MSAS), is seeking an attorney with a demonstrated commitment to public interest advocacy to serve as a Staff Attorney in our new Home and Community Based Services Ombudsman Program. This program will represent long term care consumers who want to...

Posted on February 09, 2021

The Michigan Poverty Law Program (MPLP) is seeking applicants for a part-time Law Clerk position for its eviction diversion work and other state support work. This is a one-year, part-time clerkship. Due to COVID-19, MPLP expects increased need for legal assistance in housing cases—not only from existing clients, but also from newly unemployed community...

Posted on February 05, 2021

POSITION: The Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) is seeking a Staff Attorney for Immigrant Children in our Grand Rapids or Kalamazoo offices. The successful candidate will have an emphasis on working with unaccompanied immigrant children, will collaborate with local community programs, conduct outreach and legal screenings, and represent immigrant...

Posted on February 05, 2021

POSITION: The Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC), a statewide division of the Michigan Statewide Advocacy Services (MSAS), is seeking candidates for a full-time Intake Coordinator/Legal Assistant position based in its Kalamazoo office location. This position will be partly remote until COVID- 19 restrictions are lifted. DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM: MIRC is...

Posted on February 02, 2021

POSITION: The Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC), a statewide division of the Michigan Statewide Advocacy Services (MSAS), is seeking candidates for a full-time paralegal position based in its Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, or Ypsilanti office. This position will be remote until COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM: MIRC is part of...

Posted on January 20, 2021

POSITION: MIRC is seeking candidates for a full-time program coordinator position based in any of its Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, or Ypsilanti offices to join its dynamic and committed unaccompanied children’s legal services team. This position is part of a grant-funded team. DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM: MIRC is a legal resource center for immigrants and community...

Posted on January 04, 2021

PROGRAM: The Crime Victims Legal Assistance Project (CVLAP) is funded by the Office for Victims of Crime to provide a wide range of legal representation and advocacy to victims of crime, primarily domestic violence and elder abuse survivors, under the federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA). This is a statewide program in partnership with five other regional...

Posted on December 07, 2020

Michigan Advocacy Program (MAP) is seeking applicants for the position of Summer Law Clerk in all of our offices: Legal Services of South Central Michigan: LSSCM provides civil legal representation to low income persons, with an emphasis on homelessness prevention, domestic violence prevention, and access to needs-based governmental benefits. LSSCM has...

Posted on September 24, 2020

Crime Victims Legal Assistance Project (CVLAP) has openings for Staff Attorneys focused on domestic violence or elder abuse. CVLAP is a statewide program of Michigan Advocacy Program with attorneys throughout Michigan in Alpena, Battle Creek, Escanaba, Dearborn, Detroit, Gaylord, Grand Rapids, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Marquette, Monroe, Mt. Clemens,...