Paralegal - Estate & Trust
RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs substantive legal support work for supervising attorneys as follows in litigated and non-litigated matters: reviews files for pertinent information and attorney notes, review testamentary documents for SHC’s interest. Initiates/completes new matter setups, organizes file contents, and sends acknowledgement letters/requests for additional info as needed when notified of trust termination. Prepares/initials for signatu... read more
Attorney - Estates & Trusts
The candidate will monitor and supervise estates and trusts where company is a beneficiary; perfecting conveyance and title to assets bequeathed to company; verify receipt of all assets to which company is entitled. The Attorney - Estates & Trusts will identify legal issues, including tax and environmental affecting company's interest and pursuing legal remedies and negotiating settlements, overseeing litigation, including will contests, reforma... read more
Injunction for Protection (IFP) Project Attorney
The candidate should be a Bilingual (English/Spanish fluent in speaking, reading and writing). The IFP Project is a federally funded program which provides free legal representation to victims of domestic violence in obtaining injunctions for protection against their abuser. Florida Bar Membership Required. Family Law Experience Preferred. read more
Administrative Assistant to the Deputy Director - Conflict Checks
The candidate will perform preliminary workups of conflict checks submitted from all legal teams; preliminary determinations as needed and/or as obvious. Will process referrals of conflicting applicants to the appropriate offices and client appeals for the Deputy Director’s review. Compose, prepare and facilitate conflicts procedure training classes. Prepare the weekly Conflicts Report for the Deputy Direc...
Duties: Interview applicants and determine if eligibility requirements for established legal services are satisfied. Documents all client case information and related time spent in case management system accurately and timely. Ensure compliance with Legal Services Corporation (LSC) or other grantor requirements. Communicate with clients to learn about their legal needs and concerns, counsel, advise and refer them to appropriate public agencies or other commu...
The candidate will manage site-based non-partisan voter registration campaigns in communities of color across the country. Will manage a team of entry-level canvass directors based in 4-5 offices spread across one or multiple states. Work with directors to hit goals and comply with federal and state voter registration laws. Work with them individually over the phone, through in-person site visits, by holding regional trainings, and by organizing webinars ...
Family Law Paralegal
The candidate will interview clients in the office and at outreach sites and elsewhere, to gather information, applications, facts, witness statements, and other relevant data. Must have ability to prepare cases, pleadings, briefs, and other complex legal documents under attorney supervision. Should have ability to perform timely and thorough legal research. Must have ability to represent clients at administrative hearings, exercising primary responsib...
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Responsibilities: Participates in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures and programs and provides continuing counsel and guidance on legal matters and on legal implications of all matters. Negotiates, writes and executes agreements and vendor contracts on behalf of the company. Offers counsel on various legal issues. Advises executives within the company. Works alongside other departments within the company. Advises on contract...
Part-time Fall Law Clerk
The law clerk will work on projects concerning endangered species, ocean protection, climate change, public lands, environmental health, water resources and urban wildlands. Will assist with the preparation of litigation, administrative advocacy and policy development. Conduct legal research and writing, including preparing legal memos, assisting with brief writing, preparing filings, investigating new cases and drafting official policy comments. O... read more
Duties: Representation in civil court including emergency advocacy. Providing advocacy to clients, some of whom speak English as a second language. Referrals to social and health care agencies and various community partners in support of holistic assistance to those experiencing legal problems. Practice in traditional areas of public interest law including housing, family law, landlord/tenant matters, and other substantive matters as appropriate. Training of... read more
Administrative Assistant Legal
The candidate will be responsible for: Ongoing Case support—Log incoming mail and track deadlines/calendar court dates, etc., assist with scheduling translators/interpreters and prepare payment for these as necessary, log and track client court-ordered classes/deadlines, disclosures, updated financial affidavits, etc., draft simple pleadings, notarize documents, e-file pleadings. Assist with correspondence, phone calls, preparing and proof... read more