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Legal Staff Paralegal in Montgomery, AL

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Company name

Federal Defender for the Middle District of Alabama

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Criminal Law

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


USA Montgomery, AL

Date Last Verified

Dec 07,2017

Posted on

Dec 06,2017

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Assistant Paralegal Duties : Assist organization attorneys, investigators and other staff in providing representation in federal court to persons charged with federal crimes. This organization is a non-profit corporation providing legal representation to indigent persons in federal criminal cases and on criminal matters in federal court. Shall locate, gather and organize all records, court pleadings, transcripts, documents, exhibits, potential exhibits, and evidence, to create and maintain a uniform system of organizing such material, and to use computer software and hardware for the organization, maintenance and presentation of case files and litigation. Additional duties will include assistance to investigators, as requested, and duties as described in the Defender Organization Classification System (“DOCS”), available through web.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements : The candidate shall have 3+ years experience in criminal case work or information gathering, excellent writing skills; computer proficiency, ability to communicate and work well with others; demonstrated interest in criminal justice, post-conviction, and capital defense; commitment to obtaining justice for indigent persons; and ability to perform each of the tasks associated with this position. Education may be substituted for some experience. Must have a driver’s license, car, and appropriate motor vehicle insurance.

Closing Date : December 26, 2017.

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Company info

Christine A. Freeman
Executive Director
Federal Defender for the Middle District of Alabama
201 Monroe Street
Suite 407
Montgomery, AL 36104