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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Congressman John Lewis Highlights Importance of Legal Aid
Legendary Civil Rights Leader Impresses Cleveland Crowd

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Learn more about Legal Aid's practice groups.

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Legal Aid and MetroHealth Partnership Continues to Thrive
Through the innovative collaboration between Legal Aid and the MetroHealth System, attorneys from Legal Aid provide legal services to MetroHealth patients.

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Learn more about Legal Aid's Community Advocacy Program.

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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
As Board President, Mr. Thompson wants to inform the community about Legal Aid's services, history and purpose.

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Learn more about Legal Aid's Board of Directors.

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The C. Lyonel Jones Pro Bono Immigration Committee
The [Pro Bono Immigration] Committee has also combined forces with Catholic Charities, organizing clinics to assist refugees with the sometimes daunting process of status adjustment. Megan Sprecher

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Learn more about immigration.

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