Criminal Law Paralegal

Robert Half
Published
July 30, 2022
Location
Houston, TX
Category
Job Type

Description

Ref ID: 04130-0012380575

Classification: Paralegal

Compensation: $22.96 to $26.59 hourly

The ideal candidate for this Paralegal position possesses the ability to think critically while providing research and administrative support. Robert Half has an immediate position as a Paralegal for candidates with a passion for the legal field. Located in Houston, Texas, this work opportunity is a long-term contract / temporary to hire job opportunity. This position is for motivated candidates who exercise focus, good computer skills, and organizational qualities.

Key responsibilities

  • Assist attorney with a variety of case tasks
  • Data base management of all relevant documents
  • Thorough investigation and analysis of complex legal documents
  • Meets with attorneys, clients, and other professionals to discuss assigned cases or projects.
  • Drafts legal documents including routine pleadings and motions, affidavits, and interrogatories; files motions and pleadings according to judicial procedures.
  • Researches and analyzes statutes, regulations, legal articles, judicial decisions, and other legal sources; provides written memos to attorneys.
  • Interviews clients and witnesses and prepares summaries of their statements.
  • Prepares, organizes, stores, and retrieves case files, which may include evidence, exhibits, depositions, pleadings, exhibits, and other items.
  • Assists attorneys with trial preparation, which may include attending trials and hearings.
  • Develops and maintains records regarding billable hours spent on specific cases.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned. 

Apply
Drop files here browse files ...

Related Jobs

Associate of Government Affairs   Houston, TX new
August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Author: