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Legal Staff Paralegal in Austin, TX

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA Austin, TX

Posted on

Feb 20,2018

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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. Litigation Paralegal The candidate maintains and organizes litigation files. Drafts, prepares, reviews, and edits appropriate legal documents. Draft correspondence to opposing counsel and to the Court, Files documents 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.

The candidate should have Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or paralegal certificate. Should have 3+ years of full-time experience working in the following fields: legal assistant or legal secretary or paralegal; 5+ years if does not meet the educational background above. Knowledge of general office practices is essential. Skill in handling multiple tasks, prioritizing, and meeting deadlines is essential. Skill in effective oral and written communication [writing exercise required at time of interview] is essential. Should have skill in exercising sound judgment and effective decision making. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Outlook, and E-filing is essential. Should have 2-3 years of legal assistant experience , Must be a proficient writer and typist,and be able to efile.

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Law Firm Staff