Job Details

Paralegal/legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

May 04, 2021

Valid Through

Aug 17, 2021

Posted on

Jan 24, 2021

Salary

USD 55000 Annually

Location

Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Civil Rights >> Civil Rights
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Profile

Paralegal/Legal Assistant
Duties: Provide support for attorneys conducting reproductive rights litigation and policy work including: legal and factual research using Westlaw, academic databases and the Internet; cite-checking and copy-editing briefs; assisting in production and service of filings; using G Suite programs to write, edit and analyze non-legal documents describing developments in the area of reproductive rights law; and responding to requests for information. Perform various administrative tasks including: printing, compiling binders, out-of-office errands, finance, and assisting in travel and meeting arrangements.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree; superior research, writing and editing skills; ability to work as part of a team as well as independently; ability to learn complex tasks and concepts quickly; excellent communication skills, including ability to accurately and succinctly impart knowledge and skills to others; attention to detail; initiative; resourcefulness; ability to juggle multiple tasks and prioritize; and maintain a sense of humor.

Additional info

Send a cover letter (including applicant’s pronouns, if comfortable disclosing), resume, writing sample (any original text the applicant feels best represents their writing abilities), and an unofficial/official transcript.

Company info

Angela Wu
Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc.
1110 Vermont Ave. NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20005
Fax: 202-296-3242

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