Paralegal
Blattner Family Law Group
Towson, MD US
Posted ago
Blattner Family Law Group
Do you love digging into research and helping people? We’re hiring a paralegal to assist our legal team in preparing legal documents, filing motions, coordinating law office activity, and conducting legal research. Applicants should be experienced, highly-organized professionals with great attention to detail. If this sounds like a job you’ll love, apply below.
Responsibilities
  • Draft subpoenas and coordinate with process servers
  • Organize our case filing systems to ensure all documents are properly sorted and easy to locate, and other administrative duties as needed
  • Work with lawyers to prepare for trial by conducting research on legal articles, preparing and organizing exhibits, organizing and coordinating witnesses, filing motions, and assisting with client meetings
  • Hold client interviews to gather information about their legal problems

  • Drafting and preparing pleadings, motions, and other court documents
  • Drafting and preparing discovery and responses to discovery demands, including subpoenas and depositions
  • Drafting and preparing written correspondence
  • Ensuring the client file and discovery documents are properly indexed and organized
  • Acting as the primary point of contact for client matters; regularly meeting and communicating with clients
  • Managing the case calendar - dates, deadlines, state of case, identifying what is due and when
  • Assisting lawyers in trial preparation by organizing and marking exhibits, coordinating witnesses, preparing direct examination questions and case summary sheets, and assembling trial binders
  • Assisting lawyers in preparation for depositions
  • Communicating with court personnel, opposing counsel and staff, and third parties
  • Completing legal forms
  • Conducting legal research

Qualifications
  • Completion of a nationally-accredited paralegal program strongly preferred
  • 3+ years of legal service experience under an attorney or lawyer in a law firm setting
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong preference for candidates who have completed an ABA-approved paralegal certificate program such as an Associate's degree or proprietary school program in paralegal studies. Bachelor's degree is a plus.
  • Strong preference for candidates who have completed a paralegal professional certification or have an advanced paralegal education.
  • Talented communicator and writer.
  • Must have great time-management skills, and organizational skills.
  • Strong preference for candidates with 3+ years of family law experience under an attorney in a law firm setting.

Compensation
$70,000 - $95,000 yearly
About Blattner Family Law Group

Our firm helps people in contentious divorces maximize their finances and time with their children. We help liberate our clients from failed marriages so they can live better lives. We oversee our client’s journey through the entire divorce process. Our focus is always on client experience; we pride ourselves on providing emotional and legal support while offering our clients cutting-edge counsel on how best to live the life they want after their divorce.

Competitive Compensation with Following Benefits:

Partnership track opportunities

Remote work opportunities

Flexible work hours

100% paid healthcare including dental and vision

Paid Holidays

7 Weeks Total (PTO)

401K matching with immediate vesting

529 College Savings with matching

HSA

Gym & Fitness Benefit

Paid Short Term Disability

Paid Life Insurance

Health FSA

Dependent Care FSA

Collaborative & Friendly Environment

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