Paralegal
Duggan & Associates, PLLC
Dallas, TX US
Posted ago
Duggan & Associates, PLLC

We’re seeking an energetic and dedicated paralegal to join our family law firm team. You’ll work on a variety of cases and ensure the needs of our clients are always placed as our top priority. The perfect fit for this position is an excellent multitasker, with a positive attitude and extraordinary customer service skills, who believes in civil rights and equality for all!

Your initial compensation will be based on your prior experience and future raises will be based on job performance. Your compensation will also include medical, dental, and vision insurance and paid time off.

Responsibilities

What you'll do:

  • Assist attorneys in preparing legal documentation, pleadings, correspondence, subpoenas, deposition notices, legal briefs, and affidavits
  • Hold client interviews to gather information about their legal problems
  • Handle all aspects of the case including organizing and maintaining case files, maintaining docketing schedule and case deadlines, communication with clients, opposing and co-counsels, and court staff
  • Aid attorneys in trial preparation by preparing and organizing exhibits, organizing and coordinating witnesses, conducting research on legal articles, and assisting with client meetings and filing motions

Qualifications

We're looking for someone who:

  • Has a Bachelor's degree or certificate in paralegal studies program
  • Has at least one year of experience as a family law paralegal
  • Shows compassion when dealing with clients and has a talent for winning their confidence and respect
  • Pays extraordinary attention to detail
  • Has a great sense of humor
  • Has character, intelligence, and integrity and will contribute positively to the team's environment
  • Can organize, prioritize and meet deadlines with quick turnaround times to ensure our clients receive top-notch service and results
  • Is resourceful, proactive, and efficient
  • Loves using Apple/Mac operating systems and products (or will, at least, pretend to love it and have the ability to learn them quickly!)

Compensation
$40,000 - $48,000 yearly
About Duggan & Associates, PLLC

We are a small boutique law firm that provides impactful legal representation and advice to clients facing a range of legal concerns including family law and LGBTQ specific issues. Our method of representing clients is to aggressively advocate for each client, actively taking into account each client’s specific desired outcome and approach to each case. We seek to understand the sensitive nature of the issues of each of our clients while advocating on their behalf. We believe in a positive, inclusive workplace that fosters innovative ideas and the collaboration of all employees.

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