5Legal Aid seeks support from experienced paralegals, or paralegal students seeking externships, to help with research, practice group administrative assistance and other project duties related to case loads.  Legal Aid requires a commitment of 12 hours a week for a period of three months, or the equivalent of a current externship requirement.

Practice groups include Community Engagement, Consumer, Family, Community Advocacy Program, Employment, Immigration, Public Benefits, Tax, Unemployment Compensation, Housing, and VLP/Intake.

To inquire about a paralegal volunteer position or externship, click here.

Click here for details on a current Paralegal Externship program!

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Legal Aid at the Library
This partnership means so much to Legal Aid. We meet our client community in their neighborhoods, in a familiar location.

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The law firm of Taft increases its support of Legal Aid: 2012 Legal Aid Board President is a partner at the firm
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Jesse Anderson: Community Advocate and Legal Aid Board Member
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Legal Aid Argues Before the Ohio Supreme Court
On December 10, 2013, Cleveland Legal Aid attorney Julie Robie argued before the Supreme Court of Ohio...

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