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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Announcing the 2013 “Partners in Justice” – Legal Aid’s Ambassadors
Partners in Justice are community leaders who serve as Legal Aid ambassadors to their organizations.

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2014 Partners in Justice – Ambassadors for Legal Aid
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Legal Aid Argues Before the Ohio Supreme Court
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Legal Aid volunteer helps secure home for grieving Cleveland resident
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