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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Looking to get involved with Legal Aid leadership?
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Ulmer Berne LLP renews support of Legal Aid: Four year grant will help prevent homelessness
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Legal Aid volunteer helps secure home for grieving Cleveland resident
Mr. Kammer worked diligently on the case, recognizing at once that it was "an injustice and winnable."

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