Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Oct 14, 2021

Valid Through

Jan 27, 2022

Posted on

Sep 27, 2021

Location

Durango, CO, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Paralegal
Duties: Screen statewide intake and local office applicants for eligibility for services and gather initial information about their legal problem, ensuring correct and complete data entry into case management systems and referring to other offices or service providers as appropriate; Interview clients in person or over the phone, ensuring equitable language access for clients with limited English proficiency; Assist attorneys to maintain and close case files, overseeing the storage of physical files and actively participating in organizing digital documents/files; Answer office telephone line and front door; Take appropriate messages and respond to all e-mails and phone messages in a timely manner; retrieve mail and case/client documents; and provide general office administrative oversight and support; Conduct outreach in the community regarding program services and clinics; and Perform all other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills, high attention to detail, and the ability to balance and prioritize multiple projects and work well on a small team. Demonstrated ability to manage and maintain confidential, sensitive information and an understanding of the needs of low-income clients and the effects of poverty. Some legal or human services experience, Microsoft Office proficiency, and bilingual fluency preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Colorado Legal Services
1474 Main Avenue
Ste 200
Durango, CO 81301

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