Paralegal & Outreach Coordinator
Responsibilities: Planning and conducting outreach to populations of farmworkers throughout the state at the times and places they are most likely to be reached, including evenings & weekends. Becoming knowledgeable about the issues and actors that affect the rights of farmworkers in Iowa and in the nation at large. Conducting initial client screening and intake for FRP clients. Investigating claims and cases; Performing tasks related to t... read more
The candidate will focus primarily on intake, it may include other responsibilities based on need and capabilities. Will provide support and assistance to staff attorneys as they provide free legal assistance and community legal education to low-income people. Conduct initial client screening and/or intake including entry of Pika intake information, assessment of financial eligibility and conflict status, and formulating the nature of the client's legal pr...