Thrivas Staffing Agency
Law firm is currently hiring an experienced Civil Litigation Paralegal. The office hours are full time Monday through Friday. There is flexibility in the schedule for paralegals. You may choose from several
Law firm is currently hiring an experienced Civil Litigation Paralegal. The office hours are full time Monday through Friday. There is flexibility in the schedule for paralegals. You may choose from several offered schedules that suit you best. This is a full time position that will also provide benefits after the successful completion of a 60 day probationary period. The starting pay is up to $60,000 per year, depending on experience.
Available office schedules are all Monday through Friday. Hours offered are one of the following:
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or similar schedule
The law firm is a nationwide law firm with 6 offices. They are opening their 7th branch location in the area. The firm is focused on providing exceptional legal service to its clients. This is an exceptional employer who values their employees by creating a balance between work and personal life. By offering a generous benefits package, flexible schedules and encouraging continuing education, volunteerism in the community, etc. This is a great place to work!
The ideal applicant will have around 4 years of recent civil litigation experience. Individuals with trial experience are strongly encouraged to apply. Most paralegals support 1-2 attorneys and work as a team with assigned Legal Assistants or a Legal Secretary. The caseload can be heavy and involve document intensive projects. Applicants should know how to perform electronic filing, prepare legal correspondence and be comfortable scheduling all hearings, mediations, and depos when necessary. Applicants must have a willingness and interest in trial work.
No less than 3 years of Civil Litigation experience
Recent employment in relevant area of law
Type 45 wpm or greater
Advanced understanding of litigation terminology and process
Trial experience is preferred but not required
BA in Legal Studies is strongly preferred
Your job search will be kept confidential. We will not contact your current or past employer(s) in regards to your job search without your authorization.
Please note that not all of our open positions are posted on our website. It is a good idea to submit your resume even if your desired job is not listed. THRIVAS is a leader in staffing and recruiting services. With our knowledge and experience we are often able to fill our client job orders prior to posting the position online. If your resume is in our database, you will be considered for job opportunities that may never be posted online or readily known to the general public. This job may not be available at the time of your resume submission, however, we are always accepting new applicants and upon your resume submission our recruiters will conduct a job search for you based on our current and future openings.