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Paralegal

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 38000/42000

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Austin, TX

Posted on

Apr 14,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Paralegal DUTIES: Provide overall support to to two attorneys' business needs. Maintains and organizes litigation files. Drafts, prepares, reviews, and edits appropriate legal documents. Assists with editing and filing appellate briefs in all Courts. Draft correspondence to opposing counsel and to the Court. Files pleadings with the courts. Manages attorney caseloads, including scheduling, and case management. Participates in coordinating discovery, including drafting, responding and calendaring of discovery documents, and meeting with clients. Assists in trial preparation. Reviews mail and screens calls for attorneys. Answers telephone calls and greets clients as needed.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree preferred. Bachelor's degree or paralegal certificate or have relevant experience. Recent college graduates preparing to work for several years prior to law school are encouraged to apply. Knowledge of general office practices. Skill in handling multiple tasks, prioritizing, and meeting deadlines. Skill in effective oral and written communication. Skill in exercising sound judgment and effective decision making. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Must be highly motivated, self-starter and have the ability to work autonomously.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Hopkins Law, PLLC
12117 Bee Caves Road
Suite 260
Austin, TX 78738

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