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 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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Learn more about Legal Aid's Brief Advice Clinics.

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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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Guest Editorial – from The Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
Despite the recent budget news, we know Legal Aid is still in the field, still taking cases, still pursuing justice every day. But, fewer people will be helped.

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