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Our small, dynamic office is seeking dedicated, new staff members to fill the following positions:

Executive Director

Legal Aid Society of Story County is seeking an Executive Director to manage a small non-profit providing legal assistance in civil matters including, but not limited to: family law, debtor/creditor, guardianships and conservatorships, unemployment appeals, and landlord/tenant cases to individuals in Story County who cannot afford to hire an attorney in private practice.  

In addition to providing legal services, the Executive Director oversees the administration, programs and the strategic plan of Legal Aid.  Must be an attorney licensed to practice law in Iowa.  Six plus years of experience preferred.  Individuals with bilingual skills are encouraged to apply.  Salary range is $65,000-$80,000 depending on experience.  Please send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to the Hiring Committee, Attn: Melissa Murray, 937 6th St., Ste. 101, Nevada, IA 50201 or e-mail to mmurray@legalaidstory.org.


Contact the Legal Aid office at 515-382-2471 IMMEDIATELY if:

  • You are in physical danger and need help obtaining a protective order.
  • You have been served documents requiring a response to the court with a time deadline.
  • You are required to appear at a court hearing.
  • You are facing a court deadline.