Firm: Parker & Parker (formerly Parker & Halliday)
Position: Legal Assistant [full-time]
Personal Injury (Plaintiff) and emphasis in Nursing Home Neglect
Some federal criminal trial work
*Firm also does adoption work, but position will not include these matters
Approximately 35 hours per week working with one attorney age 30 with 4 years of practice and an incoming associate age 33. Greatest emphasis will be on divorce and injury work. For the former, tasks involve client contact, filing, and scheduling tasks, with increasing emphasis over time on drafting correspondence and pleadings (motion practice, judgments, etc.) -- aptitude for learning is important, and on-the-job training is anticipated. For the latter, work with medical bills and records (request, organization, and tabbing) will be the primary work initially. Looking for a self-starter who can handle assigned tasks but also prioritize own work. Hiree will work alongside paralegal with ~35 years experience, and attorneys are happy to train an eager learner.
Contact by email email@example.com with resume attached, or by phone at (309) 673-0069.