Paralegal

Are you a legal support specialist in South Florida who is interested in new opportunities? Special Counsel is seeking qualified candidates for a permanent Legal Assistant/ Paralegal position in West Palm Beach, FL. This is a floater position for our client's Bankruptcy practice group. 

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in a bankruptcy practice
  • Experience supporting attorneys who represent creditors and bankruptcy trustees
  • Ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced, high-volume environment
  • Proficiency with PDF, Microsoft Word, and office/client
    management software programs
  • Excellent attention to detail and time management skills
  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Responsibilities

  • Familiarity with all aspects of complying with filing requirements and deadlines within bankruptcy courts, including ability to draft pleadings and orders
  • Preparing and E-filing documents within Bankruptcy Courts in the Southern District of Florida, including adversary proceedings, discovery, and motion practice
  • Handling trial preparations
  • Managing multiple priorities and deadlines simultaneously
  • Heavy calendaring and scheduling for meetings, calls, deadlines, and proactively ensuring deadlines are met within bankruptcy estates
  • Preparing and responding to extensive discovery
  • Other tasks as assigned 
  • Salary/ Benefits

  • $55-70k, commensurate with experience
  • Full healthcare package, PTO, 401k, etc.
  • If you are qualified and interested in stepping up your career, please apply today! To see additional job opportunities across the country, check out www.specialcounsel.com 

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