Under general supervision, the Paralegal will assist Center attorneys with case management and support, field investigations, discovery, trial preparation and support, file organization and management, training and other special projects. They will also assist with research related to litigation/legal case development and/or the issues related to the general mission of the Center.
Primary Job Functions:
Education and Related Work Experience:
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Legal and other Center staff, legal interns, law fellows, vendors, outside counsel, court personnel and clients.
Other Special Considerations:
Some travel required, including for trainings, to assist attorneys in preparation for and at trial, and field work, as needed.
This job is performed under general office conditions, and is not subject to any strenuous physical demands or dangerous conditions.
The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. These statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position.
An Equal-Opportunity Employer with a Commitment to Diversity:
Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is proud to be an equal employer,and as an organization committed to diversity and the perspective of all voices, we consider applicants equally of race, gender identity, color, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, disability, political affiliation, national origin, or prior record of arrest or conviction.