Commercial Litigation Paralegal

  • Job Reference: 358239108-2
  • Date Posted: 24 August 2021
  • Company: THRIVAS
  • Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Salary: $65,000 to $70,000
  • Sector: Legal

Job Description

Commercial Litigation Paralegal + Full Time+ Fort Lauderdale, FL (+Lauderdale%2C+FL=14=512x512=roadmap=false) + Posted 1 year ago Thrivas Staffing Agency Established law firm with 8 litigation attorneys is currently hiring an experienced Commercial Litigation Paralegal. The position is full time and permanent. The opportunity is being offered as a Direct Hire placement. The law firm will be providing full benefits after a 60 day probationary period. Starting pay is $65,000 - $70,000 depending on experience.The ideal applicant will be a Florida Registered Paralegal (FRP) and have approximately 10 years of commercial litigation experience. Individuals will need to have recent experience in this area of law and be able to provide exceptional references from all previous managing attorneys.The Litigation Paralegal is responsible for supporting 2 busy attorneys in a variety of commercial business matters. This includes drafting and reviewing contracts, complaints, pleadings, motions, etc. You will perform extensive research, documenting relevant legal findings on similar cases, prepare licensing applications, etc. This position covers a broad range of cases from business transactions, disputes, corporate compliance, labor and employment, compliance, some land lord tenant, etc.Each paralegal is supported by a legal assistant that assists with dictation, scheduling hearings mediations, depos as well as administrative support. The law firm has clerical staff so paralegals and attorneys may focus on cases.Requirements:+ Commercial Business experience+ No less than 5+ of recent experience+ Able to E-File+ Federal and state filing experience+ Type no less than 40 wpm+ Polished professional who is able to build rapport with clients+ Clear criminal background+ Florida experience required+ Degree in Legal Studies or Certified Paralegal is strongly preferred+ Exceptional references from past managing attorney+ Stable job tenure