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LEGAL ASSISTANT:

Case Management Specialist

Job Description:

Deschutes Defenders has an immediate opening for a legal assistant who will work primarily with our case management software: MyCase.

Duties:

  • Be one of two team members who manage our Case Management Software.
  • Build, edit and coordinate with team members monthly reports to the state agency.
  • Download/Upload Material from Prosecutor and Court System.
  • Review reports for possible conflicts in representation.
  • Coordinate assignment of cases from staff and court.
  • Help coordinate calendaring of court and other events.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Great Attitude and ability to work well within a team and with our diverse community.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Education or experience working in the legal profession is preferred but not required.
  • English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
  • Proper telephone etiquette.
  • Basic usage of modern office equipment and Microsoft Office.
  • Must have basic abillity to use Microsoft Excel and willingness to learn new Excel skills.

Benefits + Pay:

Generous benefit package that includes:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • PTO accrues on Day 1
  • 401(k)
  • Paid holidays
  • Office staff currently works four 10s, with a modified Friday schedule every 3rd week.
  • Salary dependent on experience.

Work Location:

Bend, Oregon

How to Apply

Deschutes Defenders is an equal opportunity employer with an inclusive workplace. We are committed to having a staff whose diverse backgrounds reflect the communities we serve. Candidates of all backgrounds, identities, and abilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please send a resume and cover to Pam, our office manager:
Email Pam