Job Details

Paralegallegal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

Austin, TX

Posted on

Apr 11,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Profile

Paralegal/Legal Assistant The candidate 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

A Bachelor's Degree preferred. Should have knowledge of general office practices. Must have skill in handling multiple tasks, prioritizing, and meeting deadlines. Should have skill in effective oral and written communication. Must have skill in exercising sound judgment and effective decision making. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is needed. Will consider candidates without Bachelor's degree if have obtained paralegal certificate or have relevant experience.

Company info

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

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