Technical Assistant

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $40,000
Maximum: $44,000




United States


The First District Appellate Project, a congenial 14-attorney public interest non-profit law firm specializing in criminal and juvenile appeals, seeks a well-organized person with advanced computer skills to provide technical and document-processing assistance to attorney and support staff. (This is not a systems administrator or software engineer position.)

Core responsibilities include running database queries and reports, being a liaison to outsourced IT support, assisting staff with workstations and software, presentation equipment set up, website updates, and creating tables of contents and authorities for legal documents. As we are a small office, position also includes backup to other staff with data entry, answering phones, processing legal briefs, and other tasks as assigned.

Candidate must have advanced organizational skills and be adept at communicating clearly and patiently when assisting staff with technology problems and projects. Facility with Microsoft Office software, Google Apps, and presentation software and equipment is a must. Experience with relational databases is a plus. Ability to lift 50 pounds required,


health benefits, pension, 403(b), FSA, POP, Transportation Fringe Benefit, sick & vacation

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

To apply, reply with cover letter, resume, and references to

FDAP is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.