Entry Level Paralegal

POSITION: Entry-level Paralegal – College Grads Welcomed to Apply – 3.7 GPA or higher

LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA | San Francisco, CA |  Boston, MA | New York, NY | Washington, D.C.

COMPENSATION: Base salary will commensurate with experience, up to $47,000, plus Paid Overtime Benefits; Paid Time Off; 401K; Travel; generous bonus, benefits including Medical and Dental Coverage and more!

OVERVIEW: Seeking a highly motivated and organized Entry-level Paralegal to provide direct legal and administrative support to the legal team under the supervision of a lawyer. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Calendar critical dates related to litigation cases, discovery and trial

  • Prepare and proofread legal documents for attorneys and senior paralegals

  • Manage and organize case materials, legal projects and communications 

  • Assist with preparing and filing pleadings, court filings, and research local rules, and update precedent for forms of substantive and non-substantive pleadings.

  • Prepare memorandum for clients, summarizing data/facts from analyzing dockets, invoices and pleadings

  • Organize case documents for motions, applications, notices, memos and court orders

  • Attend meetings with clients, coordination meetings and legal proceedings alongside legal team 

  • Maintain accurate time records reflecting number of hours spent working for clients, the Firm and working on administrative tasks

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree with a 3.7 GPA or higher 

  • Able to manage multiple projects and activities simultaneously, with a strong ability to prioritize, organize and work effectively with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrates good judgement in communication verbally and in writing

  • Able to maintain the utmost confidentiality

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment