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Legal Staff Paralegal in Houston, TX

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Company name

Harris County Sheriff's Office

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Location

Houston, TX

Date Last Verified

Dec 08,2017

Posted on

Dec 07,2017

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Administrative Paralegal The candidate: Processes incoming Texas Public Information Act (TPIA) requests from WebQA, mail and intergovernmental transfers in a timely manner. Processes requests from the Office. Requests documents from varies departments. Reviews and edits documents prior to sending out. Enters data into various Legal Services databases. Continues legal education. Performs other duties and assignments as required and necessary. High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalency; and Paralegal Certificate is essential. Knowledge of creating spreadsheets in Excel and Mail Merges is essential. Should have knowledge of Rules of Civil Procedure. Associate's degree is essential. Should have experience working in a legal/law office environment. Must have knowledge of Justice Information Management Systems (JIMS) and WebQA. Must be bilingual in Spanish. Knowledge of Rules of Federal Procedure and of Texas Public Information Act is needed. Application deadline: 12/29/17.

Additional info

Position #02589. Send resume.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Harris County Sheriff's Office
1200 Baker St.
us
Houston, TX 77002
Phone: 713-274-5445