Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Sep 18, 2021

Posted on

May 14, 2021

Location

Raleigh, NC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation
Litigation >> Litigation - Appellate
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:
Apply Later
 
612 hits

Profile

Summary Description

  • We are looking for a skilled Litigation Paralegal / Legal Assistant / Legal Secretary to be the backbone of our trial team. You will be responsible for the coordination of all the details before, during, and after the trial. The successful candidate will be able to provide assistance during all phases of the litigation process.

Responsibilities

  • Draft pleadings, motions, and appellate documents and file them with the court.
  • Perform administrative duties (calendar hearings and deadlines, organize case files, manage logistics etc).
  • Maintain pleadings and discovery indexes.
  • Organize exhibits, documents, evidence, briefs, and appendices.
  • Aid attorneys with interrogatories and other discovery requests.
  • Gather relevant information from a variety of sources.
  • Liaise between trial teams and internal/external third parties.
  • Provide assistance with case settlements.
  • Prepare expense reports, bills, etc..

Qualifications

  • Proven working experience as a litigation paralegal.
  • Applicable knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence, litigation documentation, court rules and procedures, practices etc.
  • Highly organized with the ability to juggle multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong writing and communication skills along with attention to detail.
  • Extensive computer and database expertise.
  • Paralegal associate's degree or other relevant certification.

Benefits: 

  • Training
  • 401K match
  • BCBS health and dental insurance
  • FSA health plan
  • FSA child care plan
  • Paid legal association dues
  • Paid CLE fees
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays

See our website at www.McIlveenInsider.com to learn more about our Firm, our values, and how we work.

Company info

McIlveen Family Law Firm

   

Similar Jobs Near Me:


SPONSORED JOB
Company
Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard, LLP
Location
Raleigh, NC
Litigation Paralegal The candidate will legal research (court records, libraries, online resources, West/Lexis), Draft pleadings, discovery, memoranda and correspondence, Create, organize and maintain client and case files, Code and review responsive and privileged documents, Citechecking briefs and shepardizing cases, Deposition and medical record summaries, Coordinate and oversee e-discovery process, Trial preparation and attendance, Knowledge...
Company
Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard, LLP
Location
Raleigh, NC
Paralegal/Legal Assistant The candidate will provide assistance and support to attorneys by maintaining client files, drafting family law pleadings, filing all Court documents, communicating with and addressing client concerns, and proactively handling any issues that arise on a daily basis. Maintain a high volume of paper and computer files in an organized, accurate, and efficient manner. Work closely with an attorney to ensure that all cases a...
SPONSORED JOB
Company
Law Offices of James Scott Farrin
Location
Durham, NC
Litigation Paralegal The candidate ‘will be responsible for performing pre-suit investigations of facilities, ordering and organizing medical records, drafting pleadings and discovery responses, and providing support during arbitration and trial. Other typical paralegal duties are included, such as tracking cases, moving them forward in the process and monitoring them, tracking projects, and maintaining files. Must have at least 5 years of lit...
Company
Law Offices of James Scott Farrin
Location
Raleigh, NC
Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Legal Administrative Assistant and/or Paralegal The candidate will conduct basic online research to support legal proceedings. Assist wit...
Company
Law Offices of James Scott Farrin
Location
Raleigh, NC
Legal Assistant The candidate's responsibilities include answering the phone, opening files, scheduling appointments, and court dates, greeting and interacting with clients, and assisting the family law attorneys with forms and pleadings preparation. Will also liaise with the front office staff and may from time to time be responsible for filing pleadings in the Courthouse. Must have an interest in family law. Must be a highly skilled attorney...


Company Profile

Founded by Angela and Sean McIlveen in 2011, the McIlveen Family Law Firm was built on common values and goals. The foundation of the firm is a team of great people who give it their all each and every day. The Firm is committed to providing employees a stable, healthy, challenging, and fun workplace.

Everyone Loves LawCrossing

I’ve used LawCrossing for years and I think it is terrific. The search features work very well and bring back extremely relevant results. I think it is exactly what it should be.
  • Karen Crupi Highlands Beach, FL
+ Read More Success Stories
  • All we do is research jobs
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 50,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"