Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

Dakota Plains Legal Services

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Oct 16, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 29, 2021

Posted on

Jun 05, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Pine Ridge, SD, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Public Interest Law >> Public Interest Law
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Profile

Paralegal
The candidate will advise and provide legal representation to clients on matters that are within the jurisdiction of the Oglala Sioux Tribal Court. Must have knowledge and expertise regarding the legal system, substantive and procedural law, and the ethical considerations of the legal profession which qualify them to do work of a legal nature under the direct supervision of a licensed attorney; Must have strong written and oral communication skills; Must be able to handle a significant caseload with regular court appearances; must demonstrate an interest in poverty law and working with Native American and low income clients; Must be qualified to obtain a license to practice law in the Oglala Sioux Tribal Court.

Additional info

Submit a letter of interest and resume.

Company info

Thomas S. Mortland
Executive Director
Dakota Plains Legal Services
Box 1989
Pine Ridge, SD 57770
Phone: 605-856-4444