Fields: criminal justice, correctional system, law
Location: DC & Baltimore, Maryland
Deadline: July 6, 2018
Details and Requirements:
The Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project (MAIP) works to prevent and correct the conviction of innocent people in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. The University of Baltimore Innocence Project Clinic (UBIPC), an affiliate of the Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project (MAIP), has a similar mission and is housed at the University of Baltimore Law School. We are seeking a Maryland Paralegal/Investigator to work as an integral part of fulfilling that mission.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelor’s or associate’s degree required.
- Prior experience with criminal cases preferred.
- At least 1-2 years work experience (preferably in a legal setting) preferred.
- Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, prioritize and effectively manage workload, and regularly meet deadlines.
- Commitment to social justice, particularly the mission of MAIP and UBIPC.
- Superior skills with computers and software, and a keen ability to quickly learn and navigate various databases and reporting programs.
The job will require being in DC one day per week and in Baltimore at least one day per week (often more).
Salary starts at $45,000.