Job Details

Legal Specialist

Company name

YoungWilliams

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

May 20,2019

Valid Through

Sep 02,2019

Posted on

May 16,2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Olathe, KS, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
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Legal Specialist
The candidate reports to the Legal Supervisor or Lead Attorney, and is responsible for preparing case files for court hearings, entering court depositions including order entry, and completing actions on referrals from Staff Attorneys for court follow-up actions. Represents firm and the State Agency by providing outstanding customer service and accurate follow-through actions for all inquiries and referrals. Interface between the Establishment, Enforcement and Interstate Case Managers, other attorneys, Clerk of the District Court and Sheriff's Department to facilitate efficient court activity and legal case management. Contact necessary parties as needed for court activity. Generates all legal pleadings. Assist attorneys with case management to ensure timely and proper case progression. Ensures that the necessary federal and state elements are included in all legal filings. Schedule hearings for attorneys. Assists attorney in court when needed. Provides customer service to child support staff and the community. Performs data entry in the state system as needed. Performs miscellaneous duties related to general case handling in all aspects of the legal system. Regular and timely attendance, other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Bachelor's Degree, Associate's Degree, or a Paralegal Certificate. Must preferably have 1 year of experience with the judicial process involved in the enforcement and establishment of child support orders. Excellent customer service skills essential. Excellent organizational, written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills essential. Knowledge of federal and state child support policies and procedures needed.

Additional info

Requisition ID : 1343

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
YoungWilliams
P.O. Box 3180
Ridgeland, MS 39158

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