Legal Assistant/Paralegal - Austin, TX
The Legal Assistants at Cordell and Cordell are an integral part of the law office team. They assist clients & attorneys throughout the litigation process. They are focused, passionate, and committed to providing our clients with the best service possible.
Cordell & Cordell is the largest domestic litigation law firm in the United States serving clients in over 100 offices across 36 states. We are dedicated to a radical client-centered approach to the services we provide, backed by quality people who can help us succeed. In order to provide a service that is focused on people first, we hire and reward employees who also take pride in creating a world class experience for our clients and our co-workers.
You will be a good fit for this job if
You take pride in providing great customer service
You are a genuinely positive and optimistic person who enjoys working with capable, talented people
You enjoy working for an organization that is growing
You enjoy working for people that care about their employees and want to create a great workplace
You enjoy a nice office setting working 40 hours per week.
Responsibilities of the Job
Filing documents with the court
Preparing trial exhibits
Other paralegal responsibilities as required
Must have a minimum of 5+ years of family law experience in Texas and some pertinent educational background including an Associates or Bachelor's degree in
Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills;
Professional demeanor and positive communicator;
Excellent typing skills and computer literacy, including a solid understanding Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel applications;
Demonstrate proficiency to focus on details, handle multiple tasks, and remain highly organized;
Go above and beyond on simple requests to make things easier on others.
At Cordell & Cordell, we offer competitive benefits as well a great working environment. Our health plan includes: 100% employer paid insurance premiums for medical, dental, orthodontia, disability and life. We also offer a 401(k) plan, wellness program, and ongoing educational opportunities.
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Cordell & Cordell