INTERSOS Organization

Lawyer – Tikrit & Baiji & Shirqat

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Job Overview

Generic Duties:
Conduct basic intake interviews with beneficiaries to assess legal needs and provide legal counselling on main issues encountered;
When applicable provide legal assistance to beneficiaries with legal or urgent protection needs;
Provide timely feedback to INTERSOS Case Management staff or to other agencies for cases who were referred for legal assistance;
Participate in case meetings for complex cases with a legal issue, if requested by the Protection Officer;
Ensure the proper filing and archiving of individual legal files to maintain data confidentiality;
Undertake home visits to clients in very specific cases, where the client’s mobility is reduced;
Develop quality material for dissemination of legal information through outreach activities;
Conduct legal awareness sessions in the area of operation according to identified needs;
Design and facilitate trainings on legal issues to other staff members;
Build the capacity of local actors and key community members on main legal protection issues, concerns and trends;
Carry out all tasks respecting key protection principles including but not limited to: PSEA, do no harm, non-discrimination, confidentiality and accountability and need-to-know principles;
Update the legal and referral databases for each case;
Contribute to the drafting of internal/external reports according to INTERSOS and donor requirements ensuring quality and timely submission;
Participate in legal coordination meetings or workshops/trainings as requested by the Project Manager and Protection Officer.
Provide legal representation for cases that need to possess necessary civil documentation/lawsuits;
Deliver all required invoices that relate to legal fees to Legal Team Leader;
Other duties as assigned by the Legal Team Leader and Legal Officer.

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