Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Date Posted: 01-07-2019
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Great North Little Rock Group!  Must have experience in Defense Law!  Will work for 1 attorney in a fast paced environment! 
The paralegal position researches law, investigates facts and prepares documents to assist counsel; and other duties that may be assigned.
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to the following:          
  1. Researches and analyzes law sources such as statues, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes;
  2. Prepares and files legal documents such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, contracts, and other legal documents for review, approval, and use by counsel;
  3. Attends client meetings, hearings, and trials;
  4. Investigates factual evidence of cases and performs client interviews;
  5. Routine acquisition and organization of information from various private and public entities (AWCC, SSA, DWS, the VA, various courts, employers, healthcare providers, etc.);
  6. Conducts routine written discovery;
  7. Communicates with clients and opposing counsel regarding various issues;
  8. Performs other clerical duties such as scheduling appointments, providing information to callers, taking dictation, composing and typing routine correspondence, and reading and routing incoming mail; and
  9. Other duties that may be assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited College or University. One to Two years of related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Paralegal certification preferred but not required.

 
 

 
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