Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Aug 14,2018

Posted on

Aug 04,2018

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Torrance, CA
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Paralegal The Candidate will be responsible to Format and finalize documents to filed with the court. Draft and finalize form complaints. Draft and finalize discovery responses. Finalize correspondence. Prepare subpoenas and deposition notices. Knowledge of the Code of Civil Procedure, local, and court rules in state and federal court. Use Quickbooks to pay invoices and record litigation expenses. Coordinate with messenger services for court filings. Retrieve documents from court websites. Reserve hearing dates on various county court websites. Experience propounding and answering discovery requests is a plus.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have.H.S. Diploma with 3+ years of experience as a paralegal and have excellent computer skills including, MS PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook e-mail, Adobe, and most importantly WordPerfect. Law school graduates and post-bar is preferred. Accurate typing skills of 60+ wpm. Ability to operate all office equipment (i.e., telephone system, copiers, scanner). Ability to organize and prioritize to efficiently meet all deadlines. Adhere to firm protocol on the use of firm’s use of information processing and facilities policies which include email and professional telephone etiquette. Familiar with state and federal court filing requirements. Interpersonal skills are essential to communicate effectively with a diverse group of clients, lawyers and staff and to provide information with courtesy, tact and a high level of professionalism. Candidates who speak Mandarin are preferred.

Additional info

Desk type position in a cube/work station environment which requires a combination of sedentary and standing activities also may require to work overtime and lifting of up to 20 pounds.

Company info

Elvis Tran
Attorney
Law Offices of Victor L. George
20355 Hawthorne Boulevard
1st Floor
Torrance, CA 90503

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