Job Details

Intake Paralegal

Company name

Staten Island Legal Services (New York City)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jun 08,2019

Valid Through

Sep 21,2019

Posted on

Jan 04,2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
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Profile

Intake Paralegal
Duties: Conducting screenings of clients, including demographic and eligibility determinations; this will include offsite intake at housing court; coordinating follow-up services, including appointments, referrals and client correspondence; providing information, referrals and advice under the supervision of an attorney; opening, closing and maintaining client files; interpreting/translating and using language assistance resources; assisting with client-related matters, including sending and delivering correspondence and copying files; entering and tracking information in electronic formats, and running reports; completing intakes in other units when other intake staff are unavailable; Intake Paralegals may also be asked to perform outreach.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Experience working with a diverse low-income population, and an ability to identify a client’s needs quickly and accurately; excellent computer skills; excellent writing, and communication skills; prior relevant work experience; experience entering and tracking information in electronic formats; proficient in Microsoft Suite; bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

Additional info

Send resume, cover letter and writing sample. No telephone calls. Job #123_2018.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Staten Island Legal Services (New York City)
36 Richmond Terrace Suite 205
across the street from Staten Island ferry , Staten Island
New York City, NY 10301

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