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Legal Staff Paralegal in Dallas, TX

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Company name

Kelley Law Firm.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Salary

50000

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Dallas, TX

Posted on

Feb 01,2018

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Paralegal Duties: Assist with the needs of lead attorney during all phases of litigation. Assist with all phases of pre-litigation and litigation. Manage litigation deadlines and respond to subpoenas. Manage litigation holds and e-discovery. Manage E-Filings in State and Federal Courts. Organize case files electronically and maintain detailed case logs.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: College degree or comparable paralegal experience is required; paralegal certificate from ABA accredited paralegal program is preferred. 3+ years (preferred) of experience providing paralegal litigation support to attorneys. Must be highly proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint). Experience with various case document management systems. Strong written and verbal communications skills, multi-tasking, attention to detail, problem-solver mentality in handling various case issues. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail who can provide excellent customer service to both internal team members and external clients. English & Spanish Bilingual is an advantage. Prior experience is required. Ability to draft discovery. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Desired: Proficient in personal injury law, including drafting pleadings. Proficient in preparing discovery responses. Proficient in E-filing court documents Proficient in monitoring and calendaring hearings, docket entries, and other required court deadlines for Attorney Exceptional client management skills on the phone, in person, and via emails. Proficient in Case Management Software Detailed oriented and professional attitude. Working knowledge of common deadlines and protocols of personal injury litigation.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kelley Law Firm.
2614 Main Street,
Dallas, TX 75226