Job Details

Intake Paralegal – Client Intake

Company name

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Sep 19, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 02, 2021

Posted on

Jul 17, 2020

Salary

USD 33894 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Profile

Intake Paralegal – Client Intake
Duties: Interview and counsel clients; Provide limited service to clients; Respond to requests for assistance submitted via telephone, online intake, and walk-in applications; Work in conjunction with staff attorneys in cases that involve immigration, family, housing and/or government benefits law and other legal issues; Work effectively as part of a team that includes attorneys, support staff, volunteers, and students; Participate in clinics and other community outreach projects; and Other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A 4 year degree or Paralegal Certificate; 1 year relevant work experience preferred; Experience in providing assistance to the poverty population, including experience in interviewing clients; Knowledge of immigration, family, housing and/or government benefits law; Self-motivated, takes initiative, ability to learn quickly; Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Ability to be flexible in job duties; Organized, with ability to work on high-volume caseload; Comfortable with case management systems and other technology; and Bilingual in an Asian language required.
This position is a temporary 24-month position. There is no assurance of ongoing funding or employment beyond the 24-month period.

Additional info

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
1550 W. 8th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90017

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