Paralegal–Birmingham Regional Office
Legal Services Alabama’s Birmingham Regional Office seeks to employ a Paralegal to assist attorneys in providing direct services in the areas of consumer law, housing law, unemployment law, family law, public benefits, probate, and other civil matters. Under the Managing Attorney’s supervision, the Paralegal will provide high-quality representation of indigent clients. In addition, the Paralegal will maintain an active role in community outreach and public relations, training and supervision of externs, serving on practice groups and other committees (including non-Legal Services Alabama (LSA) membership), producing reports for funding activities, composing articles, flyers, best practices guidelines, and responding to disasters.
Qualifications: A paralegal degree or the willingness to take and pass the paralegal certification within 12 months of employment. Knowledge of the legal system, familiarity with legal software systems and Microsoft office computer skills. Ability to work timely and effectively independently, or as part of a team.
Legal Services Alabama, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Program and Employer and persons seeking employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, age or any other consideration prohibited by law.
Job Type: Fulltime
To Apply: Send cover letter, resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: Open until filled
No telephone calls or faxes