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Paralegal Legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 35000/45000

Location

Franklin, TN

Posted on

Feb 01,2018
Practice Area
Bankruptcy >> Bankruptcy
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Paralegal Legal Assistant Duties: Keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into file database and case management software; confirming case status with attorney. Helps develop cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case; preparing and forwarding summonses and drafting complaints; preparing responses to opposing counsel; generating status reports. Keeps clients informed by maintaining contact; communicating case progress. Maintains case costs by verifying outstanding balances with attorney, clients, and providers. Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials; preparing pleadings; monitoring and obtaining case filings; organizing materials for team case review. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: H.S. Diploma/Equivalent, Bankruptcy and/or Litigation Experience. Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Access, etc.). Extremely Organized. Legal Administration Skills. Client Relationship Ability. Self Motivated. Attention to Detail. Keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into file database and case management software; confirming case status with attorney. Helps develop cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case; preparing and forwarding summonses and  drafting complaints; preparing responses to opposing counsel; generating status reports. Keeps clients informed by maintaining contact; communicating case progress. Maintains case costs by verifying outstanding balances with attorney, clients, and providers. Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials; preparing pleadings; monitoring and obtaining case filings; organizing materials for team case review. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Closing Date: 2018-02-17

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Evans & Petree, P.C.
1000 Ridgeway Loop Road
Suite 200
Memphis, TN 38120

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