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Paralegal (LAWO Dayton)

Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO), a non-profit law firm that provides free high quality legal assistance in civil matters to low-income individuals and groups in 32 counties in western Ohio, seeks to fill a paralegal position in its Dayton office to support attorneys in representing domestic violence survivors.

Paralegals primarily assist attorneys in the development and litigation of their cases. This position also 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 and domestic violence survivors required. Experience working on family law and related case areas and legal services experience preferred. Some travel will be required. Applicant should have excellent organizational and communication skills and be computer proficient. Ability to work well in a team environment required. Fluency in Spanish is preferred but not required. Salary based on relevant experience. Comprehensive benefits.

Send cover letter and resume as soon as possible to: Attention - Paralegal Position; electronically in Microsoft Word format, to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Equal access to LAWO's office is available. Applicants requiring accommodation to the interview/application process should contact the email address listed above. 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.