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Part-Time Intake Paralegal

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We have several openings for paid part time intake paralegals to support our statewide legal hotline. Callers to Legal Services of New Jersey’s Hotline face eviction, foreclosure, threats of domestic violence, have been denied unemployment insurance or other benefits and face a variety of other civil legal problems. Callers to our statewide legal hotline seek legal information and advice. We will provide training to do the following tasks:

•          Answering calls, gathering identification, household, and income and asset information.

•          Screening and interviewing prospective clients to determine eligibility for our program.

•          Entering, in real-time, information into the computerized case management database in a clear and concise manner and scheduling appointments with advocates. 

The position requires sensitivity, attention to detail, and explicit recognition of the scope of attorney-client confidentiality. No previous legal experience is necessary. Spanish fluency is required. Computer literacy a must including working knowledge of Outlook.

Schedules are flexible and consist of 19 hour per week shifts, Monday through Friday in our Edison, NJ office. 


We have several openings for paid part time intake paralegals to support our statewide legal hotline. Callers to Legal Services of New Jersey’s Hotline face eviction, foreclosure, threats of domestic violence, have been denied…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Benefits

LSNJ offers a very positive workplace among colleagues who enjoy and are passionate about securing justice for disadvantaged people. Benefits for these part-time positions will include paid time off

LSNJ offers a very positive workplace among colleagues who enjoy and are passionate about securing justice for disadvantaged people. Benefits for these part-time positions…

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish Fluency required

Spanish Fluency required

Location

On-site
100 Metroplex Drive, Edison, NJ 08817, United States
Suite 101

How to Apply

Please a resume and cover letter that details how you believe you meet the needs of the position to: jobs@lsnj.org . 

Please a resume and cover letter that details how you believe you meet the needs of the position to: jobs@lsnj.org . 

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