Litigation Support Paralegal (In-Person)
Friedenthal, Heffernan & Brown, LLP
Pasadena, CA US
Posted ago
Friedenthal, Heffernan & Brown, LLP

We are looking to hire litigation paralegals to assist our trial lawyers. Applicants must be well-versed in California laws relating to civil procedure, discovery, depositions, and trial preparation. Applicants will be assigned to a small team of lawyers (2-3) and will be required to manage and prioritize time-sensitive tasks on many different cases simultaneously. Teamwork and communication skills are essential. It is imperative that applicants are organized and efficient to complete multiple assignments in a timely manner. If you are a paralegal who is driven and takes pride in the firm's process, product and results, we want you to join us.

We offer a very competitive salary, health, and dental benefits package, and a generous employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan. Beautiful office in Pasadena, California. Free parking. The salary ultimately offered will be commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with responding to discovery requests and working as a team member with attorneys
  • Plan and set depositions in-person and over internet platforms like Zoom
  • Prepare mediation briefs and mandatory settlement conference statements
  • Prepare some motions to compel compliance with discovery
  • Summarize responses to written discovery including medical records obtained by subpoena
  • Plan and prepare for jury trials
  • Attend jury trials to assist trial lawyers during trial

Qualifications

  • Paralegal experience, paralegal certificate; or a minimum of 3 years of experience doing paralegal litigation tasks
  • Clio case management software (preferred)
  • Microsoft Office: Word, Outlook, Explorer, PowerPoint, and Excel (required)
  • Internet: Firefox, Chrome, and Explorer (required)
  • Adobe (required)

Compensation
$65,000 yearly DOE
About Friedenthal, Heffernan & Brown, LLP

Friedenthal, Heffernan & Brown, LLP is an excellent law firm managed by experienced and talented trial lawyers. We practice civil litigation. All of our work occurs in the context of lawsuits filed in the various courts and jurisdictions in the State of California.

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