Paralegal - posted 9/6/19

Paralegal - posted 9/6/19

Company Name: 
Clark Partington Hart Larry Bond & Stackhouse
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Pensacola
FL
Salary Range: 
40000 - 44000 / Yearly Salary
Job Summary: 

Clark Partington, a full service law firm serving Northwest Florida for more than 40 years, is seeking a Paralegal for our Pensacola Commercial Litigation Department

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION
Work directly with attorneys to manage multiple cases and perform substantive legal work.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain and manage multiple files for multiple attorneys
  • Utilize multiple research sources, including eDiscovery technology, to develop information/facts for pending cases
  • Draft and finalize (after review by attorney) pleadings, motions, discovery, discovery responses and correspondence
  • Prepare and coordinate witness and document subpoenas
  • Use Florida E-Filing Portal to electronically file court documents
  • Determine and manage court deadlines
  • Perform legal research
  • Manage document production
Requirements or Qualifications: 

Education
Minimum Associates Degree preferably in Paralegal Studies or Legal Studies
Experience
Two years of paralegal work experience in a law firm environment
Experience using eDiscovery technology is a plus
Other
Must pass pre-employment background check and drug screen

KEY COMPETENCIES

  • Basic knowledge of Federal and Florida civil court systems, legal concepts and legal documents
  • Experience with electronic filing through CM/ECF or Florida Courts E-Filing Portal
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel, Adobe Acrobat Professional (PDF) and conducting Internet Based public records searches
  • Able to learn and utilize new technology quickly
  • Able to edit documents for spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • Able to vary writing style to meet needs
  • Well organized
  • Able to prioritize and anticipate work needs
  • Able to work with minimum supervision
  • Able to complete assignments under occasional periods of pressure and short deadlines

BENEFITS INCLUDE
Competitive Wage
Health/Dental/Vision/Life/LTD offered
401k/Profit Sharing
Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays

Clark Partington provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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Application Process: 
Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/4ph3rk3vhzn47mvs
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