Litigation Paralegal

Special Counsel (SCI) Austin is currently seeking candidates for a litigation paralegal position in Downtown Austin. This law firm is well-established and offers an opportunity to work on challenging cases in a great team-oriented environment!

We are seeking candidates with:

  • At least 3+ years of experience as a litigation paralegal; insurance defense experience strongly preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certification with combination of education and years of experience.
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Trial experience strongly preferred
  • Maintain professionalism and have ability to prioritize tasks
  • Must be tech-savvy

Duties include:

  • Maintain calendar and case docketing system.
  • Prepare draft pleadings, motions, deposition notices, discovery requests, responses, and objections.
  • Prepare correspondence, status reports, and pre-mediation and pre-trial reports for clients.
  • Prepare attorneys for hearings, depositions, mediations, and trials.
  • Prepare medical chronologies and medical expense recaps, perform legal research and interpret local, state, and federal laws, statutes and case law.
  • Meet with clients and expert witnesses.
  • E-file legal documents
  • Attend pre-trial and trials assisting with voir dire and exhibits.

This firm offers a competitive salary and benefits, a great team-oriented work environment, and no billable hour requirement! If you are interested in this position, submit your resume to austin@specialcounsel.com or click "Apply" TODAY!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.