Responsibilities: Conduct complete and accurate initial client interviews. Screen clients for eligibility of LCD’s legal services under the supervision of attorney. Refer clients to appropriate resources and provides advice under supervision of attorney. Maintain a detailed calendar and case docket. Create and maintain detailed spreadsheets as part of case management, pro bono program and specific funding contracts. Prepare correspondence, reports, documents an... read more
The candidate serves the unit in a confidential capacity performing secretarial and clerical duties involving the application of standard office practices. Must be computer literate with proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel. Must type 50+ WPM with proficiency and accuracy. Must be proficient in English grammar and spelling. High School Diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred. Should have 2+ years of legal secretarial experience. Bilingual ... read more
The candidate will provide legal and administrative support for the Office of the General Counsel and will report to an Associate General Counsel. Will be a proactive and creative partner to the General Counsel teams, assisting in delivering practical, high quality legal services, coordinating matters related to governance and the Board of Trustees, and developing and implementing effective and efficient mechanisms to do so. Excellent technical skills a...
Housing and Medical-Legal Partnership Paralegal
Duties: Provide high quality legal representation, advice, and referrals on housing matters to clients at Medical-Legal Partnership. Provide high quality legal representation, advice, and referrals to tenants. Work with the three MLP attorneys to provide legal representation, advice, and referrals, with a focus on housing habitability matters. Work alongside the eviction prevention attorney to represent families and other ten...
Duties: Responsible for interviewing energy applicants over the telephone and/or in person providing advice and representation to the unit’s clients as well as maintaining a large number of client files, under the supervision of attorneys in the unit. Negotiate affordable payment terms and resolution of utility disputes with PWD, PECO, and PGW, including communication with utility liaisons and advocating in writing on behalf of clients; provide repr...
The candidate is an integral part of Law Center’s legal team and advocacy strategy. Responsible for supporting the Senior Paralegal in all aspects of Law Center’s work and will work across project areas on amicus, appellate, and class action litigation in state and federal courts across the country. Will include collaborating with legal and non-legal staff, colleagues, courts, and partners across a wide range of jurisdictions and prioritizing competing deadli... read more
Duties: Responsible for interviewing potential clients on a rotating basis with other unit members, providing advice and representation to the unit’s clients as well as maintaining a large number of client files, under the supervision of attorneys in the unit. Working remotely and all intake and client work is done by phone. However when the office re-opens, intake and client work will be done in person as well as by phone. Provide representation at administ... read more
The Candidate will be responsible for Inputs and updates Legal Files database with case, Court, task and calendaring information to ensure trial lawyers and management are prepared for, and meet all deadlines for, all discovery and Court events. Types pleadings, correspondence, memos, board resolutions, contracts, staff summaries and other legal documents. Schedules meetings/appointments, maintains diaries of deadlines and daily calendar for attorneys and/... read more