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Legal Staff Paralegal in Houston, TX

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Company name

AnunobiLaw PLLC

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Family Law

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX

Posted on

Jan 24,2018

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Family Law Legal Assistant The candidate will assist Paralegal and Attorney as assigned. Will answer Telephone. Interview prospective clients, compile and summarize information. Prepare some court documents and pleadings (including Original Petitions, SAPCR, Discovery Request and Responses, Divorce Decree, etc.). Organize and prepare cases for court appearance - including witness interviews, subpoena of records, etc. Legal research. Discuss issues of case with client based on Attorney direction. Assist Attorney in court as needed. Utilize MyCase client management system. Perform other duties as assigned. Should have 2+ years of experience as a legal assistant. Excellent writing ( please submit writing samples or examples of completed work-product such as motions, orders, etc . Please note that applications without writing samples may not be seriously considered ) is needed. Knowledge and ability to draft and propound family law discovery request is needed. Knowledge and ability to respond to family law discovery is essential. Knowledge and ability to draft divorce decree involving assets, children and debts are needed. Knowledge and ability to draft and respond to original SAPCR pleading is needed. Knowledge of general office skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, file maintenance, data entry, business writing is needed. Good telephone skills, grammar, punctuation and spelling skills are essential. Knowledge of MyCase or similar Practice Management tool is needed. Bilingual in Spanish and English is preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
AnunobiLaw PLLC
1415 North Loop West
Suite 907
Houston, TX 77008