Paralegal- Housing Stability

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

New Mexico Legal Aid seeks a paralegal for its Statewide Housing Stability program to assist with serving eligible clients threatened with loss of their housing, housing subsidies, as well as statewide clinics and outreach. Responsibilities will be statewide. Due to the range of service area, this position may be housed in any of NMLA's statewide office locations, but there is a preference for the Albuquerque office in order to work closely with the Statewide Housing Stability Manager.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

The duties of the housing stability Paralegal will be:
• Process intakes.
• Draft pleadings.
• Contact clients.
• Support attorneys in preparation for court.
• Send referrals to other support service agencies.
• Engage in outreach.
• Arrange and assist with legal clinics.

Other Information/Requirements: 

NMLA employees enjoy:
• Being Unionized
• A great work environment
• Great benefits including generous leave package
• Competitive salary
Pay is dependent experience. For information about NMLA's generous benefits, salary scales and what it is like to work at NML A click here.

How to Apply: 

Applicants must submit a current resume and a cover letter in order to be considered. Your cover letter should include the ways in which you satisfy the skills and qualifications specified above and explain your interest in this position and the mission of NMLA. Your application will not be considered unless we receive both of these documents. To apply click here . As an alternative, you can email the applicant packet to [email protected].

Salary Range: 
Salary: DOE,
Contact Information
Amanda Parker
505 Marquette NW
505 Marquette NW
New Mexico
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Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Jun 14 2024
Date to Remove: 
Sep 12 2024

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