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Paralegal (19861)


Designation: Direct Hire Category: Legal Location: Houston, TX
Salary: DOE Job Code: 19861  


Job Description:

Growing Houston area law firm has an immediate need for an experienced litigation paralegal. 

Responsibilities:

  • Obtain, review and analyze documents, including medical records and financial records, tax and employment records, or any other relevant information.
  • Provide a medical record chronology.
  • Prepare for trial by preparing trial notebooks, exhibits, and witness files.
  • Compile evidence and supporting information by searching records, discovery documents, transcripts, libraries, and databases.
  • Manage files and documents.
  • Coordinate with support services and clients, opposing law firms, and courts
  • Calendar and track all discovery and various other deadlines.
  • Generate status reports, logs, and indexes.
  • Correspond with clients and opposing law firms.
  • Research and analysis of case issues, including medical research of facts, medical articles, and expert articles.
  • Communication of issues with experts and investigation and analysis of expert qualifications and experience, including prior transcripts, testimony and articles.

 

Qualifications:

  • 8+ years’ experience in defense litigation.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university and/or Paralegal Certificate from an ABA-approved program.
  • Above average proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Strong analytical skills, as well as advanced oral and written communication skills are necessary.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills with an ability to work in a high volume office and team environment are essential.

Contact:
Becky Barclay