ChildNet, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit community-based care (CBC) agency servicing Broward and Palm Beach County. We are contracted with the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families, to provide case management support to abused, abandoned, and neglected children. ChildNet is nationally accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA) and employs over 450 staff at its location in Ft Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Florida.Job Summary: This position assists ChildNet’s legal department with legal matters that require special training and knowledge.
The items listed below are intended to provide an overview of the essential functions of the job. This is not an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities that the position may be required to provide.
Researches and analyzes law sources, e.g., statutes, recorded judicial decisions, constitution, legal codes, treaties and articles by:
- Redacting sensitive and confidential information from legal documents.
- Establishing and maintaining department logs, budget(s), records maintenance procedures, and electronic filing systems to ensure efficient department operations.
- Tracking public records request in accordance with ChildNet’s policies and procedures.
- Track public records request in accordance with ChildNet's policies and procedures.
- Receive, log and request files for all Subpoenas Duces Tecum
- Receive and manage all Subpoenas requesting client presence or staff presence.
- Receive, log, track and manage client record requests.
- Redacted client records requests.
Years Of Experience
- Preferred two (2) years of experience in the legal field as a legal assistant (preferred)
ChildNet is committed to equal employment opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, sex, age, religion, color, disability, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, genetic information, marital status, veterans' status or military service obligation, medical condition, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression and any other status protected by applicable law. Including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and CFOP 60-10, Chapter 4. ChildNet is also a Drug-Free Workplace (DFWP).