Job Description: Paralegal
Carlock Copeland & Stair, LLP is seeking an experienced Civil Litigation Paralegal for our Atlanta office. This person will handle a variety of assignments, assisting attorneys in all aspects of litigation support including discovery, trial preparation, scheduling, state and federal filing including electronic filings and legal billing.
Job Title: Paralegal
Practice Area: Civil Litigation Defense
Reports to: Practice Group Leader
Position Status: Full-time, Non-exempt
Summary of Position
The Paralegal will support partners, of counsel and associate attorneys in providing litigation defense services to their clients. E-filing, assisting with deposition, hearing and trial preparation, including preparing timelines, designing demonstratives and other visual aids. Must have excellent organizational and time management skills, ability to communicate verbally and written, proficient MS Office Suite, electronic document management system, preferably iManage/FileSite, and experience with legal time and billing system.
Essential Job Requirements
Computer work, sitting for long periods of time, bending, reaching, occasionally carrying case files boxes up to 25 lbs.
Must be able to carry out complex verbal and written instructions. Critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Computer, telephone, copier, fax, document scanner, other office equipment as needed.
Carlock, Copeland and Stair, LLP (CCS) is a civil litigation defense law firm specializing in commercial, construction, healthcare, general liability, medical malpractice, professional liability, trucking & transportation, workers' compensation and more. We are committed to attracting and retaining attorneys and staff whose intelligence, achievement, character and judgment will inspire both colleagues and clients to have confidence in their advice and representation. CCS currently has offices in Atlanta, Georgia, Charleston, South Carolina, and Chattanooga, Tennessee.
CCS offers a competitive compensation package including pay, health benefits, and paid leave.
CCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Due to the expected high volume of applicants we request no phone calls, and may not be able to send a personal response to each applicant.
Job Type: Full-time