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Legal Assistant (Part-Time)

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Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles


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Published 22 days ago

October 6, 2020
September 25, 2020
$18 - $19

Position Summary: 

Under the supervision of the SAFE Project Director, the Legal Assistant is responsible for providing litigation support and grant management support. In addition, the Litigation Assistant is responsible for providing general case management and administrative support. This position also performs partner referrals, client follow ups, and provides translation services as necessary. In addition, this position provides general office administrative support.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide litigation support, such as court document preparation, filing, discovery, case and calendar management, and case meetings;
  • Provide grant management support for project director and program manager;
  • Provide general case management and administrative support as assigned;
  • Perform partner referrals and clients follow ups;
  • Provide general office administrative support for the unit including, but not limited to, filing and copying;
  • Provide project director and staff attorneys with translation assistance;
  • Other Duties as Assigned

Qualifications:

Education and Work Experience

  • Associate’s degree; Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred;
  • A minimum of two years of relevant work experience required;

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent organizational skills, detailed and task oriented;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, and experience working with limited English speaking clients;
  • Bilingual in at least one Asian language required;
  • Excellent computer and word processing skills;
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision;
  • Ability to work as part of a team;
  • Availability for local travel around Southern California;
  • Ability to work some nights and weekends;
  • Knowledge of family law, dependency, public benefits or other areas of poverty law strongly preferred

Position Summary: 

Under the supervision of the SAFE Project Director, the Legal Assistant is responsible for providing litigation support and grant management support. In addition, the Litigation Assistant is responsible for providing…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision 403b

Medical, Dental, Vision 403b

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual fluency in Asian languages

Bilingual fluency in Asian languages

Location

Los Angeles, CA

How to Apply

Please include cover letter and resume.

Please include cover letter and resume.

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