We are a two lawyer firm in need of a reliable and proactive paralegal with experience in family law, employment/personnel law and/or general civil practice. The paralegal will work directly with our attorneys to prepare cases, conduct research and work with clients on specific tasks. Jobs may include calendaring and tracking court dates and other deadlines; preparing pleadings and discovery; compiling information and composing research memos. Demonstrated proficiency in legal research, excellent computer skills and clear communication skills are musts.
Our case load is growing and the ideal candidate for this position is organized, professional, detail oriented, able to take on responsibility, work independently, multitask when needed and meet deadlines. To apply, send cover letter, resume, time availabilities and compensation requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Writing samples appreciated but not required. No phone calls please.