CLASSIFICATION: Paralegal SALARY: $40,000+ DOE
DEPARTMENT: Homelessness Prevention
FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt
REPORTS TO: Directing Attorney
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until Filled
Bet Tzedek seeks a full-time staff paralegal for its Rapid Response Project. The project involves the provision of legal services to low and moderate income members living or working in the Beverly Hills area with housing issues, including advice and representation concerning the rent stabilization sections of the Beverly Hills Municipal Code, as well as providing legal services to moderate and low income seniors on a wide range of civil legal matters, including government benefits, consumer issues, debtors’ rights, and advance planning. This paralegal will be an integral part of the larger homelessness prevention and community outreach team, working to interview clients, engage in factual investigation, prepare court documents and paperwork, and in some instances negotiate with opposing parties.
Email letter of interest, minimum salary requirement, and resume to [email protected] (Subject: “PARALEGAL”)
Note: This position is part of a special program created using designated funds; there is no assurance of ongoing funding or employment beyond the period for which the funds are obtained. To best serve our communities, Bet Tzedek seeks diverse staff with cultural competency reflecting our client populations. We strongly encourage candidates from traditionally underrepresented communities and historically oppressed groups to apply.