Job Summary

Legal Aid of San Bernardino (LASSB) has an immediate, full-time position for a Paralegal. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to serving disadvantaged populations and we will give preference to candidates who have knowledge of poverty law and experience providing services to low-income individuals. 


Legal Aid Society of San Bernardino is a 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization that was founded in 1958 for the purpose of providing civil legal services to the indigent and needy. Since its formation, LASSB has continually provided free legal services to the needy to protect their rights and assist them in remedying problems which affect their daily lives. We provide free legal services throughout the vast county of San Bernardino.  Our organization advocates for the rights of those who are low income, and we believe the right team with a powerful vision can change how society contributes to their success.  


  • Health care

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Vacation/Sick/Holidays



  • Interview prospective clients and complete intake and closing letters

  • Assist with document preparation such as unlawful detainer answers, fee waivers, discovery, conservatorships of the person, guardianships of the person and elder abuse restraining order applications, preparation of all Judicial Council forms and filings with court including Petitions, Responses, Request for Orders, Declarations, Subpoenas, and Judgments.

  • Maintain confidentiality and preserve and protect privileged communications

  • Assist attorneys with e-filing, file organization and communication with clients

  • Attend trainings, community meetings, community education events and community workshops

  • Develop positive relationships with clients, co-workers and community partners

  • Using LegalServer, Lawyaw and other programs, collect and maintain data required under the specific grant

Desired Skills:

  • Four (4) year college degree or Paralegal Certificate from an ABA accredited school

  • 1-year relevant legal experience

  • Knowledge of legal terminology and legal document management

  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal service

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Accurate typing skills with the ability to type 60 WPM

  • Previous calendaring experience

  • Ability to be flexible to adapt and act quickly when urgent matters require it

  • Self-motivated, takes initiative, ability to learn quickly

  • Language: Ability to read, write and communicate in English and Spanish

Passion for LASSB’s mission & serving those in need


Job Type: Full-time


LASSB thrives on our diversity and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourage women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, veterans, persons with disabilities, and persons from other underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please email the following to our cover letter (no page limit), (2) resume, (3) references, and (4) writing sample.