Required Experience: 4+ years or 2+ years and Paralegal Education
As Paralegal in our law firm, you will be a linchpin in our dynamic legal operation, functioning as the integral element that ensures the continuity and efficiency of our firm. Your role goes beyond providing support to our attorneys and legal team; you are expected to drive the operational excellence of the office, constantly managing complex tasks and intricate case details. The successful candidate for this position will exhibit an extraordinary level of organizational acumen, coupled with the ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks in high-pressure situations. More than just a team player, you will demonstrate a steadfast commitment to our firm’s goals and a keen ability to foster a spirit of collaboration. This role is demanding, requiring not only technical skill but also a proactive approach and strategic mindset. Your performance will be critical to the success of our firm and the satisfaction of our clients.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; or at least four (4) years of prior experience as a legal assistant, legal support specialist, or a paralegal.
- Proven experience as a legal support specialist and/or legal assistant.
- Familiarity with law, legal procedures, and protocols, particularly in family law.
- Working knowledge of MS Office and ability to work with legal technology (court-filing computer systems, transcription software, dictation software, etc.)
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
- Strong organizational and time-management skills.
- In addition to the above, the ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to teamwork and to providing high-quality service to our clients. We are looking for someone who will be dedicated, reliable, and contribute positively to our team dynamic.