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Legal Staff Paralegal in Corpus Christi, TX

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Company name

Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA)

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Public Interest Law

Location

Corpus Christi, TX

Date Last Verified

Feb 21,2018

Posted on

Jan 19,2018

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Paralegal Disaster Assistance The candidate will help organize outreach activities in communities affected by a disaster. Will participate in local outreach activities and legal clinics. Conduct eligibility and substantive interviews in person and by telephone, which interviews may at times take place outside the regular office setting. Provide basic information and referrals to applicants, including those ineligible for services. Interview clients and witnesses. Conduct follow-up of assigned cases, including investigating facts and researching law. Serve process and subpoenas. Prepare legal documents. Notarize legal documents. Attend and participate in community group meetings and educational forums to conduct intake and make community legal education presentations. Prepare legal educational materials. Translate. Maintain accurate and complete client files and administrative records, including data entry into client database and other requirements. Prepare administrative reports required by firm and any other duties required by the branch or team manager. Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred. Should possess verbal, reading and writing skills. Word processing, Internet, and office skills are required. Must have valid driver’s license.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (TRLA)
3825 Agnes St
Corpus Christi, TX 78405