Family Law Paralegal

Full-Time
Corona, CA, Newport Beach, CA
Posted 7 months ago

Southern California Family Law attorneys specializing in cases involving children.

Custody Queens, a respected and growing law firm with offices located throughout Southern California, is seeking an experienced, full-time Family Law Paralegal for our Corona office.

Qualifications

  • High school or equivalent (Required)
  • Family Law: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Paralegal Certificate (Preferred)

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Minimum of five years' family law experience
  • Ability to take the lead and proactively manage a family law case from beginning to end
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with attorneys and support staff
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with clients and keep them informed at all times of case status
  • Knowledge of statutory and local court rules; ability to manage deadlines
  • Excellent writing skills; ability to draft family law forms, pleadings, briefs, discovery and correspondence, and write effective declarations
  • Ability to prepare for trials, MSC's and hearings, including preparation of trial notebooks, exhibit binders and required pleadings
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to handle a large caseload and multiple projects simultaneously

This is a full-time position with health benefits, paid sick time, vacation, and holidays, as well as a 401(k) program.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: Monday to Friday

Education: High school or equivalent (Required)

Family Law experience (Preferred)

License/Certification: Paralegal Certificate (Preferred)

Work Location: Corona, CA & Newport Beach, CA

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

Company's website: www.hbplaw.com

Work Remotely: No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Job Features

Job CategoryLegal

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