PARALEGAL #9747

Posted: 02/02/2020

Paralegal #9747
 
Hours: Monday-Friday 8-5PM
Pay: $25-27/hour
Type: Contract-to-Hire
Location: West Des Moines, IA
Benefits: Health, dental, vision insurance; retirement plan; paid time off
 
Midwest Professional Staffing is partnering with a law firm in West Des Moines in search of an experienced paralegal. The ideal candidate for this role will possess 5+ years of experience with premises liability litigation
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Draft answers
  • File with state and federal courts
  • Oversee all phases of discovery, trial and post-trial procedures
  • Prepare and follow up on document requests
  • Document review and summary
  • Document management
  • Prepare case summaries, pleadings, exhibits and schedule witnesses
  • Maintain calendar for attorneys
REQUIREMENTS:
  • College degree/Paralegal degree
  • 5+ years of paralegal experience preferable in premises liability litigation
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience conducting legal research
  • Ability to work independently in fast-paced environment
  • Dependable and people oriented
We are a staffing firm dedicated to connecting talented candidates with outstanding companies. Midwest Professional Staffing is an equal opportunity employer. Join our team and reach your true potential!

Position Type: Full-Time

Salary Range: $50,000-$100,000