Main Areas of Responsibility:
New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty (www.nmpovertylaw.org) seeks highly organized Paralegal/Administrative Assistant to advance our advocacy and litigation.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Successful applicant will support the Center’s advocacy by: communicating with clients; conducting factual investigation such as obtaining documents, photographs and other evidence; performing legal research; editing/proofing/filing pleadings and other legal documents; organizing, analyzing, summarizing and indexing documents; preparing charts, tables and other demonstrative evidence; investigating and developing cases and projects assigned, and conducting necessary interviews.
Requirements: college degree; paralegal certification or equivalent experience required; high level of proficiency in verbal and written communication; excellent research and analytic skills; self-motivated and dependable; detail-oriented; commitment to economic and racial justice. Preferred characteristics: Spanish proficiency.