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*** Paralegal needed immediately ** (walnut creek)

compensation: Commensurate with experience
A small Walnut Creek law firm seeks a certified Paralegal to begin immediately. The chosen candidate will train closely with an experienced paralegal.

We are looking for someone who is organized, responsible, takes pride in their work and has a professional demeanor. Attention to detail is a must. Position will directly report to the managing attorney and will also have responsibilities for other attorneys. The right candidate will be friendly, dedicated and a team player. In return you will get the opportunity to work with a great, hard-working team where you will expand your skills and knowledge in the industry.

Requirements/skills needed:

• Minimum of 2 years' experience in civil litigation needed
• Experience in pre-judgment and post-judgment collection, as well as Unlawful Detainer
preferred, but not necessary
• Trial experience strongly preferred
• Must be able to communicate effectively orally and in writing
• Must have working knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Must know how to prepare TOAs and TOCs
• Must be able to prepare initial drafts of pleadings and discovery with little-to-no assistance
• Must be able to draft basic correspondence to the Court and clients
• Must know California and Federal filing and calendaring rules and procedures
• Must be able to complete projects in a timely manner and be able to handle multiple tasks
across multiple cases

This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday from 9:00am - 5:30pm. Benefits include health, dental and vision beginning first of the month following 30 days of employment. 401(K) offered after 6 months of employment.

For consideration, please email a cover letter, your résumé (.pdf or MS Word) and salary expectations. Please use "Walnut Creek Paralegal" in the subject line of your email; otherwise your email will not be opened.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 4630238149

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