Job Details

Bilingual Paralegal

Company name

Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Mar 19,2019

Valid Through

Jul 02,2019

Posted on

Mar 13,2019

Location

Indianapolis, IN, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Immigration >> Immigration
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Bilingual Paralegal
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist and support caseloads of Victim Justice Program staff attorney. Communicate with clients in person, by phone, mail and e-mail in both Spanish and English.Translate client documents from Spanish into English. Review documentation provided by clients, compare with documentation requested by attorney and determine what is still needed from client to proceed with case. Prepare legal forms and pleadings with minimal errors for review by staff attorneys. Maintain a neat and orderly filing and client management system, both physical files and online. Including case notes for each interaction with a client and/or their file. Assist with intake process and other meetings by providing interpretation and general administrative support.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Four-year degree from an accredited college or university is strongly recommended. Experience in a poverty law setting or working with immigrants and/or victims of violent crimes will be highly-weighted. Fluency in Spanish in all oral and written communication. Ability to gather and communicate information concisely. Ability to learn quickly. Excellent organizational and time management skills. Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to adapt to last-minute changes. Self-disciplined. Experience with Microsoft programs. Must be able to work with clients who have experienced trauma.

Additional info

Send resume, cover letter, and completed application.

Company info

Cynthia Vega
Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic
3333 N Meridian Street
Suite 201
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Phone: 317-429-4131
Fax: 317-429-4130

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