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Legal Staff Paralegal in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA Chicago, IL

Posted on

Feb 28,2018

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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. Paralegal Legal Assistant The candidate entails assisting the firm's three attorneys with matters related mostly to employment, labor, public interest, and civil rights law. Ideal candidates will have some general interest in these areas or a willingness to learn about them. The paralegal's responsibilities include calendaring and docketing deadlines and court dates for all attorneys, fielding phone calls, managing legal administrative tasks, conducting legal research, drafting and proofreading pleadings, motions, discovery, and affidavits, assisting in trial preparation, as well as working closely with attorneys to ensure deadlines are met. Attorneys at DSG do a great job of giving paralegals true legal experience, which includes going to court and meeting with clients. Most former paralegals have gone on to top law schools or graduate schools. Paralegal experience or certification is helpful. Should have Bachelor's Degree with a GPA of 3.0 or above. Must have ability to multi-task, juggling multiple, often time sensitive assignments from multiple sources without need for follow-up or close supervision. Applications must be submitted no later than March 9, 2018. Candidates selected to interview for the position will be informed by March 16. Interviews will take place between March 19 and 23. Applicants must be ready to start in the position by April 2, with some flexibility possible for the right candidate.

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Law Firm Staff