Washington State Paralegal Association

Litigation Paralegal - Reed Longyear - Seattle, WA

04/25/2022 10:08 AM | Anonymous


Experienced Family Law Paralegal - Seattle, WA (On-Site)

The Family Law group at Reed Longyear is seeking a litigation paralegal. Any applicant must have knowledge of Family Law procedure in King county and be comfortable referencing local rules and procedures for other counties. Reed Longyear is a well-regarded firm in this field, with a collaborative atmosphere, good benefits, and friendly co-workers. We look forward to finding an ideal candidate to join our team.
 
Essential Skills and Experience:
  • At least three (3) years of paralegal experience (with 1-3 years in Family Law)
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree required
  • Paralegal Certification preferred
  • Working knowledge of court rules (including King County e-filing, e-service and working copies procedure), discovery processes, and case management
  • Drafting pleadings and preparing state forms in various proceedings (dissolution/legal separation, paternity, support modification, DVPO, etc.)
  • Drafting and serving discovery materials (interrogatories and requests for production, subpoenas, deposition setup, etc.)
  • Drafting and preparing trial materials (witness lists, exhibit lists, joint statements of evidence, etc.)
  • Working with clients to obtain necessary documentation to complete discovery requests and satisfy financial source document rules
  • Organizing and managing files, documents, and exhibits
  • Scheduling and meeting deadlines for Family Law case schedules
  • Ability to manage multiple attorney caseloads and deadlines
  • Proficiency in setting and participating in remote video conferencing
 Essential Technology Skills
  • Familiarity practice management software (or the ability to quickly learn new software)
  • High proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • High proficiency with use of calendaring software to ensure court filing deadlines are met
 Useful but not Required Legal Skills:
  • Familiarity with the Family Law procedure in neighboring counties (Snohomish, Pierce, Kitsap)
  • Familiarity with FamilySoft or other support calculation software
  • Familiarity with Adobe Acrobat Pro

Reed Longyear

801 Second Avenue, Suite 1415

Seattle, WA 98104

Phone: (206) 624-6271 

Fax: (206) 624-6672

To Apply: Send Resume to

msak@reedlongyearlaw.com


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