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Legal Staff Paralegal in Waterbury, CT

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Company name

Connecticut Legal Services, Inc

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Location

USA Waterbury, CT

Date Last Verified

May 24,2018

Posted on

Mar 15,2018

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Profile

Legal Assistant Duties: Under the supervision of an attorney, assist with client matters such as interviews, client and witness communication, fact gathering, and keeping client files updated, assist with general office duties, such as word processing, filing, answering phones, greeting and interacting with visitors, and scheduling appointments and maintenance/service for office equipment, if fluent in a language other than English, provide regular language interpretation and/or translation as needed.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Excellent communication (writing and speaking) and interpersonal skills; strong organizational skills; proficiency in and/or ability to learn to use Microsoft Word, Outlook, and other basic computer programs and case management databases (such as Legal Files); demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, to work with multiple attorneys, and to manage and complete multiple tasks simultaneously; and commitment to mission. Experience in or connections to low-income communities are especially welcome. Spanish language fluency is strongly preferred.

Additional info

Send a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of 3 references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Connecticut Legal Services, Inc
85 Central Avenue
Waterbury, CT 06702