Career Center

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.  Postings will be listed for 3 months unless you inform us otherwise.  This service is open to the community. 

 

Job Opportunities:

  • (posted 2/6/23) The Registers of Wills & Clerks of Orphans’ Court Association of PA is planning for the transition to retirement of our longtime Solicitor, David Cleaver, in January 2024. As such, the Association is now accepting applications for the position of Solicitor to the statewide Association. More information HERE.


  • (posted 1/30/23) Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania Job Announcement: Regional Disaster Relief Case Manager – Norristown (Montgomery County), PA (NEW01052022). Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (“LASP”) seeks a Regional Disaster Relief Case Manager to assist with the provision of legal services in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties, Pennsylvania. LASP serves individuals with low incomes from Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties facing issues regarding housing, including landlord-tenant law and foreclosure, family law, protection from domestic violence, consumer, employment and public benefits. LASP’s current Montgomery County offices are in Norristown and Pottstown. The position will be based in Norristown and will be full-time. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required, and COVID protocols are in place. Applicants may apply for a medical or religious exemption. Staff currently work on a hybrid basis depending on the current state of the Coronavirus in the service area. The successful candidate will be expected to perform in-office work as well as be able to work remotely as needed. For more information, click HERE. TO APPLY: Send resume, writing sample and cover letter, including the job title (Disaster Relief Case Manager), to Elise Wilson-Coles, Human Resources Manager, at Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania to Hiring@lasp.org. Position will remain open until filled.

 
  • (posted 1/30/23)  Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania Job Announcement: Community Engagement Staff Attorney – Norristown/Montgomery County, PA (NEW01102023). Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (“LASP”) seeks an attorney to provide legal services and community outreach in its Community Engagement Unit. LASP provides free civil legal services to eligible clients in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery Counties. The Community Engagement Unit focuses on community outreach and collaboration with a broad and expanding network of community partners. The attorney will plan and organize outreach events and clinics; recruit, train, and oversee the work of volunteer attorneys and law students; and represent clients in a host of legal matters, with a particular emphasis on addressing the collateral consequences of having a criminal record and providing second chances for clients who had previous interaction with the criminal justice system. It is anticipated that a special focus will be given to the Spanish-speaking population in LASP’s service area. In 2018, Pennsylvania enacted one of the most progressive Clean Slate laws in the nation. This position will inform communities about the law, help individuals understand whether their records will be automatically sealed, and assist in filing petitions when necessary. Cases handled will include expungements, pardons, limited access petitions, professional licensure appeals, criminal records error corrections, civil forfeitures and waiver of court debt. The attorney may also focus on reentry issues for those recently released or about to be released from incarceration. The position is a full-time regional position, based in Norristown, and will have responsibility throughout the 4-county area served by LASP. The salary will be commensurate with experience and LASP’s personnel policy. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required. Applicants may apply for a medical or religious exemption. COVID protocols are in place. Staff currently work on a hybrid basis depending on the current state of the Coronavirus in the service area. The successful candidate will be expected to perform in-office work as well as be able to work remotely as needed. For more information, click HERE. TO APPLY:  Send resume, cover letter and writing sample including the job title (Community Engagement Staff Attorney) to Elise Wilson-Coles, Human Resources Manager at Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania, by email to Hiring@lasp.org. Position will remain open until filled.

 
  • (posted 1/18/23) Goldman Law Offices in Doylestown, is seeking an experienced criminal defense attorney to join our Criminal Law Department. Qualified candidate should have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in criminal law. Associate will be representing clients at preliminary hearings, pretrial conferences and at the Court of Common Pleas in Bucks and Montgomery counties. Prior experience as a prosecutor or public defender is a plus. We offer a competitive compensation package, including medical, dental, vision coverage, health savings account, as well as a 401(k) plan. Salary will be commensurate with experience. Please send your resume, a writing sample and cover letter to Diane Scholl, dscholl@goldmanlawoffices.com.  All inquiries will be held in the strictest confidence.

 
  • (posted 1/18/23) Goldman Law Offices in Doylestown, is seeking an experienced Family Law attorney to join our Family Law Department. Qualified candidate should have 7+ years of experience in family law.  Associate will be representing clients in divorce, custody and support matters in Bucks and Montgomery counties. We are a family-oriented firm and believe in a work/life balance. This is a full-time position. We offer a competitive compensation package. Ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communications skills as well as interpersonal skills. Please send your resume, a writing sample and cover letter to Diane Scholl, dscholl@goldmanlawoffices.com. All inquiries will be held in the strictest confidence.  

 
  • (posted 1/11/23) Attorney – Associate. You deserve to work at a law firm that offers integrity, embraces diversity, and has a personal commitment to treating everyone with respect, dignity, and fairness. Since 1933, Stark & Stark has developed innovative legal solutions to meet our client’s needs. More than 100 attorneys, over 30 practice areas, and a philosophy of putting the law to work for our clients are the basis from which we build and maintain our practice. At Stark & Stark, we believe the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. For more information, click HERE.

 
  • (posted 1/5/23) U.S. Navy Office of General Counsel seeks a full time Assistant Counsel for its Philadelphia Office.  This is a civilian attorney position.  The Assistant Counsel position covers a varied range of practice areas, including federal acquisition law, civilian personnel law, labor-management relations, arbitration, litigation, and client counseling, as well as ethics, FOIA, Privacy Act, and fiscal law. The successful candidate is expected to support and provide clear, concise and strategic advice in all of these areas, with significant emphasis on federal acquisition law and/or civilian personnel law.  This posting will close on February 3, 2023, at 11:59:59 PM (EST), and complete application packages must be received by the closing date and time to be considered. For more information and to apply please click HERE.

 
  • (posted 12/21/22) Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania Job Announcement: Veterans Advocacy Project Staff Attorney – Chester City (Delaware County), PA (NEW12052022). Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP) seeks a passionate full-time attorney focused on providing client-centered, culturally-competent, trauma-informed legal services to veterans experiencing income insecurity and/or those experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, homelessness. Many of LASP’s clients have significant mental health issues due to trauma such as combat and military sexual violence. These cases require significant attorney involvement so that the veterans LASP represents can receive the compensation and other benefits they earned through their service to our country. The Veterans Advocacy Project (VAP), LASP’s newest regional unit established in 2020, is based in Chester City, Delaware County. The successful candidate may be based at another LASP office, depending on the needs of the unit and organization. Staff currently work on a hybrid basis depending on the current state of the Coronavirus in the service area. The successful candidate will be expected to perform in-office work and attend in-person court appearances as well as be able to work remotely
    as needed. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required. Applicants may apply for a medical or religious exemption. COVID protocols are in place. For more information, click HERE. TO APPLY: Send resume, cover letter and writing sample, including the job title (Veterans Advocacy Project Staff Attorney), to
    Elise Wilson-Coles, Human Resources Manager, by email to Hiring@lasp.org. Position will remain open until filled.

 
  • (posted 12/16/22) Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania Job Announcement: Paralegal – Norristown (Montgomery County), PA (JARC07292022) SUMMARY: Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (“LASP”) seeks a paralegal to assist with the provision of legal services in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. LASP serves individuals with low incomes from Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties facing issues regarding housing, including landlord-tenant law and foreclosure, family law, protection from domestic violence, consumer, employment and public benefits. LASP’s current Montgomery County offices are in Norristown and Pottstown. The position will be based in Norristown and will be full-time. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required, and COVID protocols are in place. Applicants may apply for a medical or religious exemption. Staff currently work on a hybrid basis depending on the current state of the Coronavirus in the service area. The successful candidate
    will be expected to perform in-office work as well as be able to work remotely as needed. For more information, click HERE. TO APPLY: Send resume, writing sample and a cover letter, including the job title (Norristown Paralegal), to Elise Wilson-Coles, Human Resources Manager, at Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania to Hiring@lasp.org. Position will remain open until filled.

 
  • (posted 12/6/22) Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania Job Announcement: Office Manager – Bristol (Bucks County), PA (PMAC12022022). SUMMARY: Legal Aid of Southeastern PA (“LASP”) seeks a full-time Office Manager for the Bristol Office to ensure the office’s efficient operation. LASP serves individuals with
    low incomes from Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties facing issues regarding housing, including landlord-tenant law and foreclosure, family law, protection from domestic violence, consumer, employment and public benefits. The Bristol Office serves Bucks County residents facing those issues.
    The Office Manger must be a team player, willing to handle a multitude of duties as needed. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel and experience with case management systems and bankruptcy software or an ability to quickly learn these and other computer skills is desirable. The Office Manager must have the
    capacity to work both remotely and in-person in Bristol. Salary is commensurate with experience and LASP’s personnel policy. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required. Applicants may apply for a medical or religious exemption. Staff currently work on a hybrid basis depending on the current state of the Coronavirus in the service area. The successful candidate will perform in-office work as well as be able to work remotely as needed. For more information, click HERE. TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter, including the job title (Office Manager – Bristol), to Elise Wilson-Coles, Human Resources Manager, by email to Hiring@lasp.org. Position will remain open until filled.

 
  • (posted 12/6/22) Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania Job Announcement: Staff Attorney – Pottstown (Montgomery County), PA (NEW11232022). SUMMARY: Legal Aid of Southeastern PA
    (“LASP”) seeks an attorney to provide civil legal services in its Pottstown Office in Montgomery County. LASP serves individuals with low incomes in Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties. This position has focused previously on representing clients facing issues regarding housing, public benefits and child welfare. The new hire may also be expected to provide assistance in other LASP practice areas such as bankruptcy, expungements, protection from domestic
    violence, family law and other cases as assigned. This position is full-time. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required. Applicants may apply for a medical or religious exemption. Staff currently work on a hybrid basis depending on the current state of the Coronavirus in the service area. The successful candidate will be expected to perform in-office work as well as be able to work remotely
    as needed. For more information, click HERE. TO APPLY: Send resume, cover letter and writing sample, including the job title (Staff Attorney – Pottstown), to Elise Wilson-Coles, Human Resources Manager at Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania by email to Hiring@lasp.org. Position will remain
    open until filled.

 
  • (posted 12/6/22) Personal Injury- Legal Secretary. Onsite-Yardley, PA. Description: The position will
    provide support for Personal Injury attorneys. The ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit and be self-directed and detailed-oriented with the ability to organize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. The right candidate will have the extraordinary opportunity to continue their
    professional development in a challenging, but collegial, environment. For more information, click HERE. Please apply using the link HERE.