Foreclosure Prevention Paralegal

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Job location
1031 Quarrier Street, Suite 200
Charleston, WV 25301
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Mountain State Justice, Inc.
Street address: 
1031 Quarrier Street, Suite 200
City: 
Charleston
State: 
West Virginia
ZIP: 
25301
Job type: 
Other
Position Description: 

Mountain State Justice is a nationally recognized, non-profit law office with offices in Charleston and Clarksburg, West Virginia, with a commitment to aggressively and creatively protecting the rights of low-income West Virginians. MSJ currently has an opening for a full-time paralegal who is dedicated to outreach and support related to foreclosure prevention and flood relief assistance. This paralegal will contact homeowners throughout the State facing foreclosure to ensure that they have access to free legal representation and advice. The paralegal will also collaborate with partner organizations to ensure assistance for homeowners in need and to ensure that flood victims have access to MSJ’s legal services. The paralegal will further conduct intake and provide paralegal support on foreclosure prevention and flood relief litigation.

Requirements: 

The successful applicant will be comfortable working in a fast-paced, non-profit legal services organization, with excellent typing skills, the ability to draft of legal documents, broad knowledge of state and federal court procedures, strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to multi-task. The paralegal should be a self-starter, an independent and dependable worker, and have a commitment to serving low-income West Virginians.

To apply: 

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to:

Hiring Committee
1031 Quarrier St., Suite 200
Charleston, WV 25301
Fax: 304-344-3145
[email protected]

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Notes: 
Equal Opportunity Employer; MSJ has a commitment to diversity in hiring. For more information about Mountain State Justice visit www.mountainstatejustice.org and our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mountainstatejustice.
Salary range: 
Commensurate with experience