Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

1-3 yrs required

Location

Austin, TX

Posted on

Apr 12,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Paralegal Responsibilities: Assist with the preparation and filing of pleadings and briefs, including proofreading, editing, fact-checking, and adherence to citation guidelines. Perform research in both internal and external databases and summarize findings to assist attorneys in answering legal questions. Draft applications, responses to requests for information, extension requests, etc.. Monitor state and federal regulations affecting client interests. Ensure documents and emails are properly saved in Firm’s Document Management System and/or paper files. Calculate and calendar deadlines and ensure attorney and practice group calendars are accurate. Constantly communicate with clients, consultants, and attorneys on client matters. Draft and update attorney presentations.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Certificate from accredited Paralegal Studies program and/or Masters in Legal Studies. Associate of Arts or equivalent college experience. Excellent writing, organizational skills and attention to detail. Demonstrate a high level of ethical conduct and ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive client and personnel information. Ability to work and communicate with all levels of internal and external clients. Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite, particularly Word, Excel, and Outlook. Preferred: 1-3 years in a law firm environment. Bachelor’s Degree. Experience working with or for various state administrative agencies. Experience and interest in Environmental Law.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
816 Congress Avenue
Suite 1900
Austin, TX 78701

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