Legal Aid Society

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34 Reviews
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34 Reviews
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Theodore A. Levine
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    Great company to work for- union

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Paralegal in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Paralegal in New York, NY

    I have been working at Legal Aid Society full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Union, great co-workers, work/life balance, help clients and feel that you're actually making a difference,

    Cons

    Pay, to move up is all about whether management likes you, getting employed there seems to to be about who you know

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Legal Aid Society Interviews

Updated Nov 17, 2014
Updated Nov 17, 2014

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    Investigator Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    NOTE: This review is about the internship.

    The interview was very straightforward. I scheduled a phone interview because I was out-of-state. The recruitment manager was very nice and spoke clearly. I heard back the next day.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions were your typical interview questions with asking your views on the US constitution.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Because this was an unpaid opportunity, there was no negotation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.legal-aid.org
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1877
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Accounting & Legal
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Serving as a law firm for many of New York's less fortunate residents, The Legal Aid Society represents people who could not otherwise afford a lawyer in civil, criminal, and juvenile rights cases. The society operates from about 25 facilities in all five boroughs of New York City with a staff of more than 800 lawyers; it also draws upon the work of more than 600 investigators, social workers, and paralegals. A not-for-profit organization, the society receives government money for its work in criminal and some juvenile matters, and it counts on donations to support its... More

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