Family Law Paralegal

Compensation

: $53,530.00 - $88,060.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Legal



A leading San Luis Obispo County Law Firm is recruiting for a superstar to join their team. The professional legal practice is looking for a Secretary or Paralegal who will work along side our experienced and compassionate attorneys, paralegals and support staff to provide excellent legal and client services.

This position is available in a well-established North County Law Firm. We are a growing law firm with opportunity for growth and looking for someone to join our Family Law team.

Responsibilities include:
* Support Attorneys & Staff

* Collecting information from Clients

* Data Entry

* Draft correspondence

* Assist Legal team in drafting Motions & Court Documents

* Assist Legal team in Propound & respond to Discovery

* Helping Attorneys Prepare Mediation, Arbitration & Trial Briefs

* Providing extraordinary customer service to our clients

* General Office Duties

Preferred Experience:
* 2+ years experience

* Experience in drafting Judicial Council Forms

* Experience Drafting Requests for Order, Responses, Financial Disclosures, Findings After Hearing and Declarations.

* Knowledge of State and local rules and filing procedures

* Familiar with Odyssey, My Case, Essential Forms

* Family Law experience a significant plus



Job Requirements:

Essential Skills:
* MUST have strong organizational and writing skills

* Friendly & professional with exceptional interpersonal skills

* Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently

* Strong desktop computer skills (Email, Internet, Microsoft Office)

* Ability to multitask and set priorities

* Ability to meet strict deadlines

* HIGH ATTENTION to detail & accuracy

* Knowledge of Essential Forms and My Case is highly desirable

* Possession of a Paralegal Certificate from an ABA approved program is highly desirable

Additional Information:
* 40 hrs./wk.
* Office Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM, Monday – Friday
* Compensation: DOE
* Attire: Business casual
* Medical Insurance Offered
* Paid Holidays
* Great Work Environment

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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