ADVOCATES FOR BASIC EQUALITY

Toledo , OH

Paralegal

ADVOCATES FOR BASIC EQUALITY
Toledo, OH Full-time
Posted on November 18, 2018

Paralegal Position

Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO), a non-profit law firm that serves low-income individuals and groups, seeks to fill a paralegal position to assist attorneys in a new project addressing issues arising from the opioid crisis. The position can be based in LAWO's Toledo, Sandusky, or Findlay office. This position requires extensive outreach and collaboration with community-based partners. Commitment to legal services for low-income persons; strong legal research and writing skills; and ability to relate well with low-income clients required. Paralegal experience preferred. Travel will be required. Applicant should have excellent organizational and communication skills, be computer proficient, and work well in a team environment. Fluency in Spanish preferred but not required. Salary based on relevant experience. Comprehensive benefits.

LAWO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and places a high value on diversity in its workplace, including diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, and physical ability. We strive to create an environment welcoming to all individuals and we encourage applications from individuals traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession.