|Posted On||Sep 19, 2023|
|Job ID||JV 20406|
As a Paralegal for our client, you will play a crucial role in supporting the legal team in managing high-volume legal work, e-filings, and processing pleadings. Our client is looking for a detail-oriented individual with prior experience working in a law firm setting. While a paralegal certification is desired, they will also consider equivalent work experience.
Assist attorneys with legal research, document preparation, and case management.
Manage and organize case files, ensuring all relevant documents are up-to-date and easily accessible.
Prepare and file legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and other court filings.
Handle electronic filings in accordance with court rules and deadlines.
Maintain a calendar of important dates, such as hearings, trials, and deadlines.
Communicate professionally with clients, opposing counsel, and court personnel.
Conduct legal research using various online resources.
Perform administrative tasks to support attorneys as needed.
Previous experience working as a paralegal in a law firm setting is required.
Strong familiarity with e-filing procedures and court systems.
Proficiency in legal research and document preparation.
Excellent organizational and multitasking skills.
Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy.
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Paralegal certification is desired but not mandatory; equivalent work experience will be considered.
Proficiency in legal software and Microsoft Office Suite.