Paralegal/Legal Assistant-Civil Defense Litigation

  • Fred Loya Insurance
  • 15110 N Dallas pkwy STE 240 Dallas, Tx 75248
  • Jan 18, 2018
Full time Consultant Legal Other Skilled Labor

Job Description

Duties:

  • E-filing in all Court
  • Experienced with drafting and responding to standard discovery, demands (interrogatories, requests for production, etc)
  • Draft routine motions, pleadings, correspondence, etc
  • Perform litigation assistance by coordinating witnesses, schedules, exhibits for Trials, or hearings and securing records as needed
  • Assist in preparing case for Trial and attending Trial when needed
  • Assist Attorneys in effective and efficient resolution of files
  • Other duties as assigned by management or as needed

Skills:

  • Computer skills (Microsoft word, excel, etc.) email and faxing
  • Excellent Organizational and communication skills
  • Must be able to multi-task and work under pressure

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years experience as a paralegal/legal assistant
  • Must be bilingual
  • Knowledge of legal terminology, legal pleadings, motions, orders, discovery, and trail deadlines
  • Must be energetic, organized, independent, detailed oriented and able to handle a busy docket.