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Paralegal

Livesay & Myers, P.C.
Arlington, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Summary:

The family law paralegal will assist attorney(s) by providing clerical and research support services including document and pleading preparation and review; discovery preparation; and trial preparation.

Duties/Responsibilities:

•    2 years family law experience.
•    Meets with attorneys, clients, and other professionals to discuss assigned cases or projects.
•    Drafts legal documents including routine pleadings and motions, affidavits, and interrogatories; files motions and pleadings according to judicial procedures.
•    Prepares, organizes, stores, and retrieves case files, which may include evidence, exhibits, depositions, pleadings, exhibits, and other items.
•    Assists attorneys with trial preparation.
•    Performs other related duties as assigned. 


Required Skills/Abilities: 


•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
•    Understanding of legal language and principles, research methods, court pleadings and processes, and other related matters. 
•    Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
•    Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
•    Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
•    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
•    Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment.
•    Ability to maintain confidentiality, and to exercise discretion and good judgment.  
•    Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
 

Company Description
Firm offices in Fairfax, Manassas, Ashburn, Fredericksburg, and Arlington, the highly-rated family law attorneys at Livesay & Myers, P.C. represent clients across Northern Virginia.

Livesay & Myers, P.C.

Address

Arlington, VA
USA

Industry

Legal