The Hiscock Legal Aid Society (HLA), a nonprofit legal aid
organization, seeks a temporary law assistant to support HLA�s Family Court
Program, with the potential for the position to become permanent. The law
assistant will, among other things, gather documents and prepare documents for
filing in Onondaga County Family Court, maintain a case management system,
process and draft correspondence, and communicate with court personnel.
Qualifications: paralegal certificate or equivalent work experience; proficient
in Word, Excel, and Access or other database software; strong attention to
detail; excellent organizational and interpersonal skills; experience and/or
commitment to working with low-income persons.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and list of three
references to Gregory W. Dewan, Esq., Deputy Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Job Type: Full-time (temporary, with potential for the position
to become permanent)
Salary: $15.38 per hour and up (DOE), plus excellent fringe
benefits including generous leave, health, dental, and optical insurance,
401(k) retirement plan, and a great work environment.
Hiscock Legal Aid is an equal opportunity
employer, committed to inclusive hiring and dedicated to diversity in our work
and staff. We strongly encourage candidates of all identities, experiences, and
communities to apply.