Guardian ad Litem Position (GAL)

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The Office of the Cook County Public Guardian seeks attorneys to represent child clients in Juvenile Court as their attorney and guardian ad litem. Experience in child welfare and courtroom experience are required. Candidate must have excellent writing, analytical, organizational, time management, and communication skills. Candidate must be a self-starter, have sound judgement, and possess the ability to work professionally with others. Extensive client contact in and outside of Cook County is required. Applicants with diverse backgrounds, experience, ability and perspectives are encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter to kelley.thornton@cookcountyil.gov.

To apply for this job email your details to kelley.thornton@cookcountyil.gov