The New Jersey attorney general’s office announced Tuesday it has decided to offer a new program for one of the state’s needy groups: lawyers in need of work.

As the Newark Star Ledger reported Wednesday, state Attorney General Anne Milgram’s new Volunteer Associates in Public Service Program will offer unemployed lawyers the option of working 20-plus hours a week for a minimum of three months. More than 400 New Jersey lawyers had filed for unemployment by the end of June, the Star Ledger reports.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]