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Legal Staff Paralegal in Lakeville, MN

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Company name

Seymour Family Law

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Family Law

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Lakeville, MN

Date Last Verified

Aug 20,2018

Posted on

Feb 27,2018

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Profile

Family Law Paralegal The candidate will perform advanced, substantive legal work with limited supervision. Will help in drafting correspondence. Recording, analyzing and organizing discovery data received and client data received. Preparing first drafts of discovery requests and responses. Analysis of discovery responses. Preparing pleading (petitions, motions, affidavits, memorandum, data sheets, financial disclosures, etc.) first drafts. Assisting in preparing the preparation of motions, settlement conferences, trial and mediation. E-Filing and filing pleadings, motions and other documents with court throughout the 7-county metro area. Monitoring calendar and discovery, motion, trial and ADR deadlines.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have minimum of three(3) years family law paralegal experience. Knowledge of Metro Area Family Courts, particularly Dakota and Scott Counties. E-filing experience. Detail-oriented and organized. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent client relationship skills. Effective time management skills, including complete and accurate billing practices. Strong work ethic, self motivated. Professionalism. Ability to initiate work and take direction. Ability to learn new software quickly. Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe. Must have qualified references that can be called to verify prior work.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Seymour Family Law
10633-165th Street West
Lakeville, MN 55044