Posted on: November 19, 2021
We are currently looking for a full time Paralegal to add to our
team in Lexington, SC! This position will pay $15.60/hr and the
hours are Monday-Friday from 8:30am-5pm. Ideally we are looking for
some with 3-5 years of experience, but we are open to someone who
might have just a paralegal certificate or at least one year of
experience as a paralegal or legal assistant!
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES NEEDED:
Considerable knowledge of legal terminology, ability to express
conclusions & arguments clearly and logically, ability to
independently act to obtain, organize & analyze information needed
or used in representing clients.
1 . Utilizes the Legal Case Management System (LCMS) to prepare
pleadings, orders, notices and other documents. Maintains accurate
LCMS data by inputting documents and information including names of
parties, addresses, and hearing outcomes.
2. Prepares cases for Family Court including file organization,
initiation and verification of service and ensures all parties are
properly served, distribution of treatment plans, preparation and
distribution of dockets to appropriate parties, draft proposed
orders for attorney review, process continuance requests, and
re-docket subsequent hearings.
3. Prepares pleadings, motions, and proposed orders for attorney's
review; files pleadings, motions, notices, and other legal
documents with the Clerk of Court; circulates, files, and serves
4. Attends hearings and trials, assists with the orderly flow of
cases into the courtroom, and maintains accurate notes reflecting
attendance, testimony, evidence, and the Court's ruling.
5. Collects, assembles and verifies witness statements, reports,
documents and exhibits for use by attorney in preparation of court
cases. Researches issues, prepares briefs, discovery requests, and
6. Acts as liaison between the attorney and staff members, and
representatives of law enforcement and Family Court.
7. Ensures that personal identifying information (PII) is properly
used, accessed, gathered, shared and disposed. Protects the Agency
networks and applications by safeguarding systems, equipment and
8. Performs related duties as required.
We do offer benefits, such as Medical, Dental, Vision and 401k! If
you are looking for a new and exciting opportunity with growth then
We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to
excellence, diversity and inclusion.
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