Job Details

Intake Paralegal

Company name

Manhattan Legal Services, Inc.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jan 12,2019

Valid Through

Apr 27,2019

Posted on

Jan 11,2019

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

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

Intake Paralegal
Duties: Conducting eligibility screenings of potential clients; entering client information into several databases; opening and closing files for clients; coordinating follow-up services for clients including appointments, referrals, client correspondence and gathering documents; assisting case-handlers on client-related matters; providing advice and information under the supervision of an attorney; using translation services; running database reports; maintaining client-related files; providing outside referrals. May also be asked to perform off-site intake and, on occasion, work outside of regular business hours.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Associates, college or paralegal degree or equivalent skills demonstrated by professional or life experience; Experience working with a diverse low-income population; Excellent interviewing skills; Excellent communication skills; Excellent computer skills. Excellent organizational skills; Bilingual in English and Spanish and/or a Chinese language required.

Additional info

Job #113_2018. Send a cover letter, resume, and one writing sample.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Manhattan Legal Services, Inc.
55 West 125th Street,
10th Floor
New York City, NY 10027
Fax: 212-348-4093

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