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Paralegal in Houston, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
    Legal Admin
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

West area law firm seeks a self motivated Paralegal to ensure the smooth running of the office and effective case management. Full support will be provided to the supervision of an attorney.


  • Provide administrative support to the lawyers and enhance their effectiveness
  • Handle communication with clients, witnesses, vendors, etc.
  • Administratively support and attend trials
  • Prepare case briefs and summarize depositions, interrogatories and testimony
  • Conduct investigations and statistical/documentary research
  • Locate and develop case relevant information
  • Type up and file basic legal documents and correspondence
  • Answer and direct phone calls
  • Maintain contact lists
  • Monitor deadlines and juggle calendars


  • Proven working experience as paralegal
  • Familiarity with law, legal procedures and protocols, and court system
  • Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office
  • Computer knowledge of time and billing systems, MS Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of case management software
  • Excellent secretarial and organizational skills
  • Ability to handle multiple activities and work under pressure
  • Paralegal certification or diploma 

Job Requirements