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Job Post: Vacancy for Legal Assistant at Bachpan Bachao Andolan, Delhi

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Job Description:

Job Purpose: Legal Assistant (Strategic litigation)

To file cases which shall  impact & strengthen the child protection mechanism & laws.

To identify and bring a case to the courtroom with the goal of creating broader changes in society.

Key Responsible Area:

  • Filing writs in the respective courts in coordination with the local counsels/ senior counsels. Extending assistance to the senior counsels in existing and new petitions.
  • Keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into file database and case management software;
  • Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials for research, preparing pleadings, response to affidavits, filling of applications monitoring and organizing materials for petitions review.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Travel within the city and outstation for fact findings and case representation.
  • Maintaining the Case files& Court appearance

Legal Assistant skill set:

Analysing Skills, Research Skills, Legal Administration Skills, Drafting skills, Typing Skills, Organization, Planning, Attention to Detail, Dependability, Good Communication Skills, Good Knowledge of Child Protection laws.

Qualification& Experience: Minimum qualification LLB, and minimum of 3 years of experience

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