Paralegal

Published
September 23, 2022
Location
Denver, CO
Category
Job Type

Description

Halligan LLC

We're seeking a skilled and experienced paralegal to support our growing legal team. The ideal candidate for this position will use their work experience and organizational skills to prepare and maintain legal documents, file motions, interview clients, and conduct legal research. If you're looking to fill an invaluable position at a firm and love helping others, apply today.

Responsibilities

  • Organize our case filing systems to ensure all documents are properly sorted and easy to locate, and other administrative duties as needed
  • Help lawyers prepare for trial by preparing and organizing exhibits, assisting with client meetings, filing motions, conducting research on legal articles, and organizing and coordinating witnesses
  • Coordinate law office activity, including the drafting subpoenas and coordinating with process servers
  • Assist lawyers in preparing legal documentation, pleadings, and correspondence including correspondence such as interrogatories, subpoenas, deposition notices, complaints, pretrial orders, legal briefs, and affidavits
  • Hold client interviews to gather information about their legal problems

  • Draft letters, motions, proposed orders, reports, and court documents
  • Draft, review, update, and finalize responses to motions, interrogatories, discovery, requests for production of documents, and stipulations
  • Review files, research precedents, add arguments and statutory references
  • Draft, Review, Update and Finalize Sworn Financial Statements, 16.2 disclosures, Certificates of Compliance, Joint Trial Management Certificates
  • Prepare Asset/Debt Spreadsheets, Maintenance Calculations, and Child Support Worksheets
  • Prepare exhibits and rebuttal exhibits
  • Routine communication with clients, counsel, experts, and other third parties

Qualifications

  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and talent for writing and grammar
  • Candidates should possess high-level organizational skills, and time-management skills
  • Strong preference for candidates who have completed a paralegal professional certification or have an advanced paralegal education
  • ABA-approved paralegal certificate program such as an Associate's degree or proprietary school program in paralegal studies, Bachelor's degree desired
  • At least 3 years of experience in legal services under an attorney or lawyer in a law firm setting
  • Minimum 1 year of Family Law Paralegal experience under a Colorado Family Law Attorney
  • Knowledge of the Colorado Rules of Civil Procedure applicable to domestic litigation, court procedure, and deadlines
  • Wickedly attentive to details and proactive communication

Compensation

$55,000 - $80,000 yearly

About Halligan LLC

How to Apply

We are excited to hear from the candidates! If this opportunity aligns with you, we look forward to reviewing your credentials and learning more about you and your career goals!

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