Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

Kansas Federal Public Defender

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Legal Staff

Valid Through

Dec 28, 2020

Posted on

Sep 14, 2020

Salary

USD 64660 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Topeka, KS, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
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Profile

Paralegal
Candidate will be responsible for all aspects of case preparation and file management, draft pleadings and correspondence, manage and organize discovery, calendar, collect and organize records, and any other duties required to assist the attorneys. Must have: Knowledge of the criminal justice system and office confidentiality issues is required. Advanced computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Adobe Acrobat, and excellent written and oral communication skills are necessary. Must be highly motivated and detail oriented. Fluency in Spanish is desirable. Commitment to indigent defense required. Have experience in the criminal defense field; and/or Have experience working in or with the federal courts.
Start Date: Until January of 2021
Deadline: October 9, 2020

Additional info

Vacancy Announcement: 2020-06. Send letter of interest, resume, and 3 professional references. No phone calls, please.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kansas Federal Public Defender
424 South Kansas Avenue
Suite 205
Topeka, KS 66603