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Legal Staff Paralegal in San Diego, CA

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

San Diego, CA

Posted on

Jul 24,2018

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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 Responsibilities: Organize and manage deposition notices, subpoenas, motions, briefs, and other legal documents and exhibits. Create pleading shells for discovery, responses, and motions. Research Court and Local Rules to ensure all matters are handled per guidelines. Compile documents for discovery responses. Schedule meetings and case related appointments. Complete travel arrangements and expense reports. Support and assist attorneys as needed. Maintain attorney s calendars, dockets, and litigation deadlines. Perform case maintenance duties including filing and serving documents in federal and state court, reviewing case files, assembling necessary information, and updating case progress in files. Maintain and organize the office record-keeping system and ensure accurate maintenance of litigation/transactional files. Revise, finalize, and file correspondence, memoranda, pleadings, discovery, and other legal documents with appropriate courts.

Qualifications: Paralegal Certified. Associate s degree in Paralegal Studies or related field is preferred. 5+ years professional paralegal and litigation assistant experience at a law firm that practices civil litigation. Strong knowledge of legal terminology, research methods, and procedures. Proficient in case management software. Very proficient in Microsoft suite, i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel. Employment law experience a plus.

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Law Firm Staff