Carolina Legal Associates

CLA has an immediate need for a litigation paralegal with strong civil trial experience in Rock Hill, SC. The ideal candidate will assist attorneys in all stages of the litigation.  This well-respected Plaintiffs’ firm has multiple offices in South Carolina. You will mainly be assisting one attorney with personal injury and medical malpractice cases. The law firms offer a competitive salary and benefits package to the right candidate!

Sample responsibilities:

  • Answering case intake calls and interviewing potential clients
  • Create initial client files and enter records into case management system
  • Maintaining case documents/databases
  • Discovery work including drafting and answering interrogatories, requests for production, and requests to admit
  • Drafting and serving subpoenas
  • Obtaining medical records from clients and healthcare facilities
  • Legal Document preparation and drafting including pleadings, motions, trial documents, etc.
  • Familiarity with legal terminology and SC Civil Procedure requirements
  • Must be comfortable with state and federal e-filing

Minimum requirements and other qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Associates degree in Paralegal Studies or Paralegal Certificate
  • 2-3 years of experience as a litigation paralegal
  • 1-3 years of Personal Injury Law firm experience preferred
  • Great customer service skills, both in-person and over the phone
  • Strong personal work ethic and ability to organize time, manage diverse activities, and meet critical deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Excellent writing, editing, and proof-reading skills, with the ability to be detail-oriented
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work collaboratively

This organization offers competitive compensation and benefits, commensurate with the scope of the position and a candidate’s expertise and experience.

All resumes are held in strict confidence.

*Note: This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities or requirements.*

To apply for this job email your details to resumes@carolinalegalassoc.com