Litigation Paralegal
Higgins Hopkins McLain & Roswell, LLC
Denver, CO US
Posted ago
Higgins Hopkins McLain & Roswell, LLC

Do you want to be a part of a team that helps the construction industry achieve their legal goals for the lowest total cost at the earliest possible time? Our team is growing, and we are looking to add an enthusiastic and dedicated Litigation Paralegal to our dedicated team! 

We invite you to review this job posting and submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references if you are interested in learning more about this exciting position with HHMR. You must complete the DISC profile and answer the screening questions to be considered. Our culture is important to us and showing you are a team player will move you to round two of our hiring process. We look forward to your submission.

Responsibilities

Our next Litigation Paralegal will be positive, thorough, conscientious, ambitious and personable. If the following responsibilities excite you, we invite you to apply:

  • Develop expertise in Colorado state and federal court procedure and rules
  • Take charge in tracking, managing, analyzing and organizing discovery, docketing court deadlines, as well as proactively anticipating the needs of the legal team
  • Draft responses to discovery requests, format pleadings and prepare complete and compelling timelines and demonstrative exhibits that align with our client’s goals.
  • Prepare for trial, including compiling trial materials, coordinating witnesses, preparing and issuing trial subpoenas, preparing and managing exhibits, tracking responses during voir dire, etc.
  • Work cooperatively with attorneys to keep litigation advancing in each case; including taking the initiative to regularly update attorneys on status of cases and quickly alert attorneys to important client and case needs and solutions.
  • Delegate tasks as necessary, both to the attorneys and to our legal assistant team.  

Qualifications

  • 3+years litigation experience, construction litigation experience preferred, but not required
  • Paralegal certificate
  • Proactive, self-starter who has an understanding of the litigation process in Colorado
  • Ability to be flexible in challenging situations with changing priorities
  • Take initiative to anticipate challenges and exercise independent judgment to make sound decisions
  • Take pride in delivering high quality work
  • Ability to be held accountable for meeting individual goals

Compensation & Benefits include:

  • Hybrid Work schedules supported after six (6) months of employment
  • $65k - $75k based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, and Life Insurance
  • 401k plan with employer match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Compensation
$65,000+ DOE
About Higgins Hopkins McLain & Roswell, LLC

At Higgins Hopkins McLain & Roswell, LLC our focus is to ensure we provide the very best in Colorado construction legal representation combined with personal attention to our clients. When general contractors, developers, and insurers turn to us, it is because they know that our team of experienced attorneys and staff are committed to securing the best outcome on their behalf–whether it is through court proceedings, arbitration, or mediation, we are there with our client's best interest in mind.

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