Job Details

Parttime Telephone Intake Paralegal

Company name

Legal Services of New Jersey.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jul 24,2018

Posted on

Jul 23,2018

Location

Edison, NJ
Practice Area
Public Interest Law >> Public Interest Law
  Employer Sponsored Job (Free to apply to)
  
2 hits

Profile

Part-time Telephone Intake Paralegal The candidate will access statewide legal hotline, which provides legal information, advice, and referral in civil legal cases. This service is provided at no charge but applicants must be financially eligible to qualify. All callers are screened for financial eligibility prior to receiving services. Answering calls, gathering identification, household, and income and asset information. Screening callers for the type(s) of legal problem(s) they are experiencing, evaluating income eligibility and determining if the case type is one that falls within programmatic guidelines. Interviewing the prospective client following a questionnaire script for the particular case type or problem. Entering, in real-time, information into the computerized case management database in a clear and concise manner. Spanish fluency will be required.

Additional info

Send online application, a resume and cover letter.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Legal Services of New Jersey.
100 Metroplex Drive
Suite 402
Edison, NJ 08817

Similar Jobs:

Paralegal - Housing Unit The candidate will be expected to: research the law; investigate facts; prepare documents to assist attorneys; schedule and represent clients at Fair Hearings; compile charitable packages and otherwise pr...
Paralegal I or II The candidate works with other attorneys and advocates providing legal representation to South Jersey Legal Services’ clients in a variety of legal matters affecting poor people. Demonstrated experience d...