Paralegal (Defense)

Employer
Jobot
Location
Dallas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 07, 2024
Closes
Jul 18, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Paralegal
Contract Type
Permanent
This Jobot Job is hosted by: Maira Gonzales
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Salary: $50,000 – $80,000 per year

A bit about us:

Our San Diego, California office is growing and we are looking for the ideal litigation attorney to fill our needs. This candidate must have three years of heavy litigation experience, excellent writing and advocacy skills, as well as be well suited to step into cases and prepare them for trial. This position will include heavy opportunities for travel and trial experience in state and federal courts nationwide. EOE with excellent benefit package.

Why join us?

Excellent Benefits Offered:

Health Insurance, 401k, PTO and more!

Flexible and casual work environment

Front line experience from discovery through trial in interesting cases around the country

Frequent travel opportunities

Job Details

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Paralegal (Defense) to join our dynamic legal team. As a leading legal firm, we are dedicated to providing our clients with exceptional legal services in the defense industry. This is a permanent position that requires the candidate to be onsite and available to work in a fast–paced environment.

Responsibilities:
  • Conduct legal research and investigations to support attorneys in defense cases
  • Draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and discovery requests
  • Organize and manage case files, including electronic and paper documents
  • Communicate with clients, witnesses, and experts to gather information and evidence
  • Assist attorneys in preparing for depositions, hearings, and trials
  • Attend court proceedings, as needed
  • Maintain confidentiality of client information and adhere to ethical standards

Insurance litigation
Business litigation
Product liability and tort cases
Construction litigation
Intellectual property protection
Crisis management

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Paralegal Studies or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of experience as a paralegal in the defense industry
  • Strong knowledge of legal terminology, procedures, and documentation
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and legal research databases
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and adhere to ethical standards

If you are a highly motivated and experienced Permanent Paralegal (Defense) looking for a challenging and rewarding career in the legal industry, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and a supportive work environment that values diversity and inclusion.

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