The Applicant will be expected to provide direct assistance to the lead litigation attorney and a team of attorneys in the St. Croix office assisting primarily in commercial litigation and employment as well as family and criminal matters in the USVI’s largest integrated law firm.
The Applicant will be required to assist in all areas required by litigation attorneys and coordinate projects among attorneys and support staff towards completion. Trials, arbitrations, hearings, mediations, meetings, depositions, discovery, motion practice, contract/legal document preparation and all required logistics and organization will be part of the regular duties. The applicant will be required to regularly interact with court staff, clients, outside attorneys, witnesses and service providers and coordinate them towards desired outcomes. Constant attention to deadlines and follow-up on case management is essential.
Bachelors’ degree or high school diploma with equivalent demonstrated on-the-job experience
Preferred certification as a paralegal
Pay and Benefits
Pay range is from $16.00 to $18.00 per hour depending on experience
Health insurance, dental, vision and retirement plans and an annual vacation program are available for eligible employees who complete their initial probationary period successfully
An exciting career opportunity at the forefront of the USVI legal and business community in an environment of professionalism and commitment to excellence
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour