Paralegal - Northwestern Legal Services, Erie

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Northwestern Legal Services is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Paralegal position in our Erie, PA office. Applicants should have a demonstrated interest in serving the low-income community and possess good oral and written communication skills. Prior social work, legal experience, and/or experience with client caseloads is ideal.  Ability to speak a local language other than English is a plus. 

Our paralegals carry their own caseloads and directly represent clients in Administrative Law cases and hearings such as Social Security, Public Benefits, Unemployment, and Public Housing. Some travel may be required for community outreach. 

Extensive training and supervision provided. Liberal benefits offered with an emphasis on work/life balance. Starting salary is currently $33,000-$36,000, depending on experience.  Employment qualifies for federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.

Please email a detailed cover letter, resume, references, and a short writing sample to the Administrative Assistant at

Northwestern Legal Services
1001 State St., Suite 700
Erie, PA 16501
814-452-8145 - Fax

No Phone Calls Please
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