We are a well-established, fast-paced, successful consumer protection law firm. We have three offices – one in SoCal and one in NorCal and the central coast to cover the entire state. We are seeking a bright, energetic, self-motivate, positive, Paralegal with a minimum of 3 years experience who is passionate about helping people and thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Ideal candidate possess civil litigation experience and working knowledge of the California Rules of Court, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and the California Code of Civil Procedure. Must be highly organized, have excellent time management skills and communication skills (oral and written).
+Prepare and send legal correspondence
+Provide high-volume legal assistance to attorneys
+Draft pleadings, discovery and demand letters
+Calendaring to ensure deadlines are not missed
+Prepare legal documents
+Communication with Court and other attorneys
+Provide administrative and clerical support as needed
+Prepare trial binders
+Contact the court to set hearing dates, obtain case status updates and rulings
+Update clients regarding motions and oppositions
+Perform legal research where applicable
+Additional duties as needed
+ 3 plus years of experience as a paralegal with certification
+ Minimum 2 years of Civil Litigation
+ Prior State and Federal Court experience
+ Excellent writing skills
+ Must be a go getter, reliable and have strong work ethic
+ Highly organized with excellent time management skills
+Ability to work independently and as a team assigned caseload while upholding timely billing practices
+ Knowledgeable in Apple computers, Google Suites applications, Excel, Meruscase and other database software programs
+ Performs tasks with minimal supervision and under critical deadlines
+ Prioritizes assigned work, and is a self starter
+ Outstanding interpersonal skills as Candidate will have to interact with clients, opposing counsel, court clerks, process servers
+ Must have sense of humor
+ Bilingual in Spanish a plus but not required
Benefits of working for Law offices of Jon Jacobs:
+Paid time off
+Medical Benefit Package
+Positive work environment
+All candidates must submit cover letter with salary requirements and a resume. We are not accepting resumes from recruiters or other agencies.
We recognize your time is valuable, so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following Minimum Qualifications: 3 year of responsible paralegal experience and completion of a paralegal certificate.
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