Family Law Paralegal
Klie Law Offices, PLLC
Buckhannon, WV US
Posted ago
Klie Law Offices, PLLC

We are seeking an individual with high standards, positive energy, and a desire to deliver exceptional service to our clients to join our firm as a family law paralegal. At Klie Law we operate as a team so this individual must be willing to welcome a variety of tasks and assignments and be adaptable to change as we continue to grow our firm.

Paralegals will be responsible for the coordination of all the details before, during, and after family court hearings. The successful candidate will be able to provide assistance during all phases of the litigation process including conducting interviews, legal research, document preparation and filing, and preparing pleadings and exhibit books for hearings. This position will be a hybrid, with the option to work partially remote, however, the candidate must be within a one-hour commute to our Buckhannon, WV office.

We also offer health insurance, 401K matching, holidays, and paid time off.

Responsibilities

  • Organization and preparation of filings for family court proceedings
  • Maintenance of electronic case files; document and maintain case details
  • Communicating with clients to gather information and obtain evidence
  • Obtaining abuse and neglect records, if applicable
  • Assisting attorneys with drafting, proofreading, filing, and service of correspondence, and pleadings
  • Obtaining and analyzing evidence such as personal financial records including bank records, taxes, agency reports and filings, school records, and income and salary information (including the creation of spreadsheets and chronologies)
  • Assisting with hearing preparation including assembly of information and evidence binders
  • Conduct research and organize information relevant to cases

Qualifications

  • Experience as a Family Law Paralegal
  • Attention to detail and accuracy to produce error-free, quality documentation
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs
  • Working knowledge of practice management software and tracking billable time per case
  • Problem-solving
  • Ability to follow directions and procedures
  • Time management, ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills

Compensation
$35,000 - $60,000 annually
About Klie Law Offices, PLLC

Klie Law Offices, PLLC is a growing litigation law firm that takes pride in helping our clients through difficult times by providing honest and efficient service. Our areas of practice include criminal, family, employment, and personal injury. We service clients all over the state of West Virginia.


As part of our compensation package, we also offer health insurance, paid holidays, vacation, and 401K matching.

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