Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

New Mexico Office of the Attorney General

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Albuquerque, NM

Date Last Verified

Feb 16,2018

Posted on

Jan 04,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Paralegal, The candidate will work as part of a team of attorneys in investigations and plaintiff’s actions. Should have Comprehensive knowledge of various legal processes in order to anticipate needs; is proactive and a problem solver; organized and detail oriented. Must possess excellent organizational skills. Good communication skills: Candidate should be flexible, cooperative, able to communicate ideas and needs easily and professionally. Collaborative, listens carefully and asks questions, follows directions precisely and inquires before making substantive changes. Must knows or ascertains where to find information; ability to analyze salient points and convey them thoroughly and clearly. Should have competent letter/memo writing skills (provide cover letter); writing should be clear, concise, and correct (spelling, tone, grammar); skilled proofreader. Legal Writing:New Mexico Office of the Attorney General Motion construction; Appellate brief construction, including automated TOC and TOA. Cite checking: basic Bluebook citation practice and Rule 23-112 App. NMRA. Must have computer Knowledge Base: Expert: Word, Excel, Acrobat Pro, Gmail/Outlook calendaring. Legal research: Westlaw, OneSource. Filing & research: Odyssey, CM/ECF, Pacer, SOPA, NMcourts.gov. Should have working knowledge: Google docs.

Additional info

Job Reference # 00053048

Company info

Cholla Khoury
New Mexico Office of the Attorney General
111 Lomas NW
Ste 300
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-490-4052

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