Senior Paralegal - posted 6/25/19

Senior Paralegal - posted 6/25/19

Company Name: 
City of Scottsdale / City Attorney's Office
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Scottsdale
AZ
Salary Range: 
The salary range as of July 1, 2019 will be $26.49-$38.52 per hour
Job Summary: 

The City Attorney's Office is seeking a civil litigation paralegal who will provide advanced paraprofessional support to the attorneys in the Civil Division of the City Attorney's Office.  The Senior Paralegal will assist attorneys in all aspects of case management including drafting legal documents such as disclosure statements, discovery requests and responses, and routine motions.  The Senior Paralegal will gather, review, and organize voluminous documents; maintain files and calendars; and attend witness meetings, depositions, and other court proceedings.  The ideal candidate will be certified through NALA or NFPA, have civil litigation experience and have experience preparing for and attending trials.  The Senior Paralegal primarily will support the Civil Division litigators, but may also assist other attorneys and the Office Manager-Legal with various projects.

Requirements or Qualifications: 
  • Associate's Degree in a Paralegal program from an accredited educational institution.
  • Five years of paralegal experience
  • An equivalent combination of education and job-related experience may substitute for the education requirements on a year-for-year basis

Preferred:
Civil litigation experience
Certification through NALA or NFPA
Municipal or government experience

Application Process: 
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
July 07 2019
Additional Information: 
For more information about the position and to apply online please visit https://bit.ly/31VksY8