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Paralegal - Legal Assistant

Law Offices of Elizabeth A. Douglas, PLLC White Plains, NY
  • Expired: 6 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Seeking: Paralegal/ Legal Assistant with 3+ years of litigation law experience (New York State)

Backgrounds in Paralegal, Legal Assistant, Legal Assistant Paralegal is desired. Additional, experience as a Litigation Assistant or Litigation Paralegal.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and draft pleadings, motions, judgments, net worth statements, documents, and other routine correspondence (e.g., debt and asset lists, witness affidavits, child support worksheets, responsive pleadings,etc.)
  • Prepare and review discovery demands, including disclosure statements, answers to interrogatories, and production requests
  • Conduct legal research
  • Coordinate discovery compliance and financial investigation
  • Maintain Firm calendar and case files
  • Schedule appointments, Court appearances, and mediation/deposition hearings
  • Prepare trial notebooks, and provide assistance with trial preparation
  • Maintain effective communication with clients

Requirements:

  • Minimum of three (3+) years of litigation law experience (New York)
  • Tech savvy (Family Law Software, Drafting Libraries, etc.)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Internet Research

Additional perks:

  • Health, dental & vision insurance
  • Generous PTO plan
  • 401K
  • CLE Reimbursement

Law Offices of Elizabeth A. Douglas, PLLC

Why Work Here?

You will help people struggling through family changes. You will be able to continue to grow in your career.

We are a Boutique Matrimonial & Family Law firm in downtown White Plains, NY. We provide an innovative and modern approach to the practice of law. Our legal team takes the time to understand each family’s distinctive needs by developing an aggressive plan of action requiring a custom-tailored legal approach. The Firm specializes in divorce litigation and uncontested divorce matters. In addition, the Firm also serves our clients in divorce mediation, separation agreements, family law (child custody, visitation, support, and adoption) prenuptial agreements, post-nuptial agreements, and co-habitation agreements. Our office environment is modern and tech savvy.

Address

245 Main St. White Plains, NY 10601
White Plains, NY
USA