Main Areas of Responsibility:
Under supervision, will assist in coordinating the case load of Enlace Comunitario's Legal Department. Will be responsible for involvement in all phases of Enlace Comunitario's civil domestic violence proceedings, as well as domestic matters cases such as custody, child support, and divorce.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Draft legal correspondence; subpoena witnesses; translating documents and in-person interviews; assisting clients in person with filling out forms; assisting attorneys with e-filing; court appearance (accompany clients); communicating with opposing party via telephone or mail; assisting attorneys with hearing preparation; draft pleadings on behalf of attorneys; serve as legal advocate for pro se cases; and document all client contacts made on behalf of clients in database.
Associate’s Degree or equivalent coursework related to the field described on the just description plus 2 years of relevant experience. Combination of education and experience acceptable (4 years). Bilingual (English-Spanish) written and verbal required.