438 Main Street l 7th Floor l Buffalo, NY
(716) 847-0662


Build Your Career With VLP

Do you have a passion for the law and helping people in need?  Volunteer Lawyers Project will be a great fit for you.

Working at VLP will bring you together with talented individuals from diverse backgrounds who have a wide variety of skills and experience that collectively work towards helping low-income people in our community.  In addition to helping the community, VLP is committed to helping its employees.  Here are just some of the benefits of pursuing an exciting and fulfilling career at VLP:

– Competitive Salary
– Fully Paid Health Insurance Premiums
– HRA Contributions
– Pension
– 403b
– Dental Insurance
– Life/AD&D Insurance
– Long-Term Disability Insurance
– Hybrid Remote Work w/ Flexible Schedule
– FSA & Dependent Care FSAs
– 14 Paid Holidays
– Generous PTO
– Employee Assistance Program
– Employee Resource Group
– Commitment to Work/Life Balance

Current Career Opportunities

Generalist Attorney:
Civil Unit – Buffalo, NY Office

Full-time attorney for our general civil legal services program who will assist in developing cases to refer to pro bono attorneys in the following areas: bankruptcy, EOL planning, estates, divorce, guardianship, and tort defense.


ONA Immigration Lawyer (3) – Batavia, NY Office

VLP is seeking 3 full-time Staff Attorney to join our Immigration Program, in their Batavia, NY office. This office handles work at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia.


Pro Bono Coordinator –
Buffalo, NY Office

VLP s seeking an Immigration Pro Bono Coordinator funded by the NYS Office for New Americans. VLP is partnering with JustCause, VLP of CNY, and LASROC to serve clients in NYS.


Staff Attorney:
Family Law – Buffalo, NY Office

Full-time attorney for our Family Law unit. This attorney will be funded under a grant from the NYS Office of Victims Services and will work on a joint project with CELJ, Center for Resolution and Justice, and Haven House. 


Opportunities  with VLP

At VLP, hundreds attorneys have volunteered their legal expertise to our clients. We are grateful to our volunteer attorneys. It is a wonderful and rewarding experience to help those in need.
We are always looking for those dedicated to the service of others to volunteer their legal expertise to our clients.

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