Unity House Paralegal in Troy, New York

Unity House of Troy, Inc. is in search of a seasoned paralegal who is willing to take on the challenges of providing legal support to clients of a multi-divisional human service agency. The incumbent will be joining a skilled team of motivated professionals dedicated to providing top-notch legal services. Responsibilities include case file management, document drafting, assisting with all aspects of case and litigation preparation, and transporting/accompanying clients to court appearances. This is a full-time, benefitted position that is sure to provide variety throughout the workday and broaden the legal knowledge and experience of the incumbent selected.

Please make sure you have:A paralegal degree/certification OR comparable experience. Must have reliable transportation and a current New York State Driver License with an acceptable driving record as determined by our company’s liability insurance policy.

It helps if:You have 1-2 years prior experience in litigation based law practice or family law practice.

Unity House is a Rensselaer County-based human service agency that provides a wide range of services to meet the otherwise unmet needs of people in our community who are hurting and struggling. We assist those who are living in poverty, adults living with mental illness or HIV/AIDS, victims of domestic violence, and children with developmental delays. We work to achieve social justice in our community and to create a better understanding of those we serve.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we commit ourselves to: recruiting, hiring, training, and promoting persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disabilities, veteran status, or any other non-job-related characteristics.