Legal Assistant

Community Legal Services

Location

Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Category

Other Staff

Posted

August 4, 2021

Type

Full-Time

Description/Duties

Community Legal Services of Prince George’s County, Inc., is seeking a full-time Legal Assistant to staff our Upper Marlboro Family Law clinic for the Self-Represented. We are seeking someone who is fun and energetic, with a passion for helping low-income and underserved individuals receive access to legal representation.

JOB DUTIES

  • Answering phone calls and assisting with client intakes
  • Placing client cases with attorneys for brief advice and representation
  • Updating legal case tracking systems with case information
  • Managing, organizing and maintaining documents in paper and electronic filing systems
  • Coordinating community outreach and trainings

Skills/Qualifications

  • Demonstrated ability to do detail-oriented work and manage competing tasks
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Spanish language proficiency preferred
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with others
  • Ability to multi-task and manage cases, intakes, and client calls

Compensation

BENEFITS: Two weeks paid vacation, 7 days of paid sick leave, $50,000 life insurance, short term and long-term disability insurance, and a 403(b)-retirement plan through Mutual of America.

SALARY $37,000

How To Apply

If interested, please email a resume and cover letter to Executive Director, Jessica Quincosa, at quincosa@clspgc.org

https://www.clspgc.org/2021/08/04/we-are-hiring/