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Paralegal – Legal Secretary

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This is a Full-time position in WINTER PARK, FL posted April 23, 2021.

A paralegal with our firm is the back bone of the legal team, on which the attorney thoroughly relies.

Due to the significant role a paralegal has with every case, it is imperative the candidate communicates effectively with the attorney to ensure everything is completed thoroughly and accurately.
Job Duties
Responsible for drafting and filing initial pleadings and other motions, Drafting notices for hearings Handling subpoenas Gathering and inventorying discovery Keeping track of deadlines Compiling background checks Investigating the opposing party Providing constant client care Assisting in mediation and trial preparation Closing out each case
Requirements
Recent working experience in legal assisting or as a paralegal.

Excellent writing and research ability Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite Ability to be resourceful and proactive in dealing with issues that may arise Ability to organize, multitask, prioritize and work under pressure Maintain a clean and organized workspace Associates OR Bachelor”s degree (B.A.) OR one to two years of related experience and/or training; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite Professional appearance and demeanor Solid communication skills both written and verbal Excellent grammar, proofreading and editing skills
Classification: Non-exempt
Physical Demands: This is largely a sedentary role; however, some filing is required.

This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets, organize large stacks of paper, and bend or stand as necessary.
Hours: Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.

to 5 p.m.

with a one hour lunch break.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.

Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

EOE/M/F/V/D
Employment Type: Full Time
Years Experience: 3
– 5 years
Salary: $16
– $20 Hourly
Bonus/Commission: No
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