We will list all openings submitted to the Bucks County Bar Association on this page.  Please mail or email the appropriate contact about the position(s) you are interested in.

If you have a new position regarding the legal profession that we should include on this page, please email the information to info@bucksbar.org. Openings will be listed for 3 months unless you inform us otherwise.  This service is open to the community.

OPENINGS

Associate Attorney
Small law firm in eastern Montgomery County seeking a full-time associate attorney to join our well-established practice. We are looking for an attorney who is entrepreneurial and a team player. We offer a cordial work environment, with salary and incentives, health benefits and 401(k). The ideal candidate will have:

  • 1-3 years general practice experience or experience in estate planning and administration, real estate or civil litigation.
  • Pennsylvania bar admission
  • The ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks while maintaining strong time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills as client contact is a major part of the job
  • Excellent organizational skills and be detail oriented
  • Portables and/or ability to generate business in these or other areas a plus

Please submit resume, cover letter, writing sample entirely written by the candidate and salary requirements to lmercuri@duffynorth.com. All resumes submitted in confidence.
Date Posted 11/26/18

Associate
Curtin & Heefner, a prominent Bucks County law firm with offices in Doylestown, Yardley and Princeton, is seeking an Associate with 0-3 years of transactional experience. We offer a competitive salary and benefits. Please submit cover letter and resume to John McBride, Firm Administrator, at jjm@curtinheefner.com for consideration.
Date Posted:  11/14/2018

Associate
Curtin & Heefner, a prominent Bucks County law firm with offices in Doylestown, Yardley and Princeton, is seeking an Associate with 1-5 years’ Litigation experience.  NJ Admission a plus.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits.  Submit cover letter and resumes to jjm@curtinheefner.com.
Date Posted:  10/30/2018

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Law firm of Stuckert and Yates in Newtown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania has a part-time position open for an experienced legal assistant. Background in family law and knowledge of Bucks County Court process preferred. We offer a pleasant, rewarding, and collaborative work environment with a flexible schedule and steady work flow. Please submit cover letter and resume, including salary requirements and hours of availability, to Jessica L. VanderKam, Esq. (jvanderkam@stuckertyates.com).
Date Posted:  10/29/2018

County Solicitor
Full-time position, a licensed Pennsylvania attorney who provides legal advice and representation to County Commissioners and County government units, including supervision of assistant solicitors, oversight of department solicitors (including Children & Youth, MH/DP, Health, AAA, and Tax Claim) and appointment and supervision of outside counsel. Also coordinates on all legal matters with Courts, Row Offices and Boards and Authorities. Click here for more information.  If interested in this position please apply at https://bucks.pacounties.org.
Date Posted:  10/19/2018

Counsel – Bucks County
Bucks County Court Administration is looking for a new member of the Children and Youth Conflict Counsel list. This is a contract position, currently paying $21,537.12 per year, in monthly installments of $1,794.76. This member will be appointed to represent parents in Dependency and Involuntary Termination proceedings when a conflict arises with Legal Aid. It is preferred, but not required, that candidates have experience in representing parties in these types of matters. Applicants should submit, via mail or e-mail, a letter of interest, resume and proof of malpractice insurance to: Stephen G. Heckman, Esquire,  Court Administrator, 100 N. Main Street, 2nd Floor, Doylestown, PA 18901. or send via email to: sgheckman@buckscounty.org
Date Posted:  10/01/2018

Staff Attorney – Philadelphia, PA
Disability Rights Pennsylvania (DRP) seeks a staff attorney in our Philadelphia or Pittsburgh office.  For more information, click here.  Mail cover letter with salary requirements, resume, and writing sample to: Disability Rights Pennsylvania, Attn: Human Resources Director, 301 Chestnut Street, Suite 300, Harrisburg, PA 17101.  Or via email to smoore@disabilityrightspa.org. Please include “Staff Attorney Position” in the subject line.
Date Posted:  09/28/2018

Staff Attorney – Doylestown/Bucks County, PA
Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (“LASP”) seeks an attorney to provide family law civil legal services in its Doylestown office.  The attorney will represent parents in dependency and termination of parental rights cases, expungements, individuals seeking protection from abuse orders, individuals seeking custody orders, and may handle other cases as assigned. Click here for more information. Send resume and writing sample ASAP to Kesha James, Deputy Director for Advocacy at Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania by mail to: 625 Swede Street, Norristown, PA 19401 or by email to kjames@lasp.org.
Date Posted:  09/19/2018

Staff Attorney – Chester City, PA
Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (“LASP”) seeks an attorney to provide civil legal services in landlord-tenant matters across the LASP service area (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties). Click here for more information. Send resume and writing sample by October 12, 2018 to Kesha James, Deputy Director for Advocacy at Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania by mail to: 625 Swede Street, Norristown, PA 19401, or by email to: kjames@lasp.org.
Date Posted:  09/19/2018

Full-Time Staff Attorney
Centre Safe, formerly the Centre County Women’s Resource Center, is seeking a full-time Staff Attorney for its Civil Legal Representation Project.  The Mission of Centre Safe is to empower survivors of domestic and sexual violence and stalking and to work for the elimination of such violence.  Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to: Hiring Committee, CCWRC/Centre Safe, 140 W. Nittany Ave., State College, PA  16801. Or by email to ccwrc@ccwrc.org
Date Posted: 09/13/2018