Paralegal/Legal Secretary/ Legal Assistant - Traditional Commercial Litigation

  • Delta Dallas
  • Dallas, TX, USA
  • Aug 01, 2019
Full time Legal Assistant Paralegal

Job Description

FIRM OVERVIEW:

  • Contract construction
  • Enforcement and defense of breach of contract claims
  • Unpaid accounts and promissory notes
  • Accounting negligence
  • Business disputes and dissolution
  • Trade secrets litigation
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Non-solicitation agreements
  • Non-disclosure agreements
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Ownership disputes

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Heavy calendar management for attorneys and office
  • Schedule and coordinate meetings
  • Self-starter to take initiative and keep control of a docket
  • Must be able to proofread all materials with complete accuracy
  • Database management, constantly updating all information
  • Support more than one Attorney
  • Good client facing and trial prep
  • Be able to draft from scratch
  • Must have very good grammar, writing skills and communication

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knowledge of Practice Advantage Software or Time Matters
  • Very technically savvy
  • Experience in traditional commercial litigation
  • Can do mediations and drafts
  • Experience with trial prep in the court