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Legal Staff Paralegal in Houston, TX

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Company name

R. L. Barclay & Associates

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX

Posted on

Jan 09,2018

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Plaintiff Paralegal The candidate will manage strong emphasis on drafting court-ready state and federal motions and filings quickly and with attention to detail. Able to draft requests and responses to discovery; motions, pleadings, demands and correspondence. Will maintain the litigation calendar flawlessly: to include discovery deadlines, hearings, appointments. Maintain daily organization of a high volume docket. Able to draft requests and responses to discovery; motions, pleadings, demands and correspondence. E-file state and federal pleadings and motions. Document, organize, and prepare a file for trial. Deal professionally with clients. Maintain office file cloud system. Able to scan, fax, email. Associate degree or higher; Paralegal certification is required. Must have 5+ years of litigation experience as a paralegal in a law firm. Experience with MAC/Apple computers is preferred. Experience with cloud-based client management software is a plus. Experience with federal and state e-filing is needed. Experience calculating and calendaring deadlines via interpretation of local state and federal rules are essential. Excellent communication skills and positive attitude is needed. Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word is needed.

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Job Code: JOS000000803

Company info

Becky Barclay
R. L. Barclay & Associates
R. L. Barclay Associates, Professional Recruiting Services Whitney Bank Building
San Felipe, TX 77027