Workers Rights Attorney

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

NMCLP seeks a full-time Workers’ Rights attorney to improve pay and conditions for hardworking New Mexicans. Attorneys provide legal representation, litigation, regulatory comments and administrative advocacy, policy advocacy including legislative efforts, and community outreach and coalition-building.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

Required: minimum two years of legal experience; passionate about workers’ rights; excellent research, writing, and advocacy skills; strong leadership skills; ability to develop expertise in complex regulations and policies; Spanish fluency; willingness to travel within the state, and commitment to economic, racial, and gender justice.

Other Information/Requirements: 

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a healthy, collaborative, and inclusive work environment for a diverse staff. We strongly encourage applications from Black, Native, and indigenous people, people of color, immigrants, LGBTQ+, and New Mexicans and individuals of multiple backgrounds and identities. Learn more at:

How to Apply: 

Not sure if you meet all of the qualifications listed? We recognize that no one person will. If you are interested in this job, we encourage you to apply in confidence by emailing a resume and cover letter that describes what interests you about the mission of NMCLP to [email protected].

Salary Range: 
$78,000-$98,000 DOE
Contact Information
Vanessa Guillen
301 Edith Blvd NE
301 Edith Blvd NE
New Mexico
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Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Feb 7 2024
Date to Remove: 
May 7 2024

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