Carolina Legal Associates

CLA has a need for a Senior level Paralegal for a firm located in Columbia, SC. The ideal candidate will have 5 or more years of litigation experience and be proficient with both state and federal e-filing. The law firm offers a competitive salary for the right candidate as well as the opportunity to work with an innovative and well-established law firm!

Qualifications:

  • 5 or more years’ experience as a litigation paralegal
  • Proficient with federal and state e-filing
  • Able to draft correspondence, pleadings, and discovery
  • Has experience handling large caseloads
  • Able to be a team player
  • A motivated self-starter who is also deadline-driven
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite
  • Administrative court law experience preferred, but not required
  • Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate preferred

Duties:

  • Assist attorneys in all stages of litigation, including drafting legal documents, conducting legal research, and preparing for trial
  • Manage and organize case files, including maintaining document management systems and databases
  • Coordinate and schedule meetings, depositions, and court appearances
  • Prepare and proofread legal documents, such as contracts, pleadings, and correspondence
  • Transcribe dictations and prepare summaries of legal documents
  • File documents with courts and administrative agencies
  • Perform data entry tasks to update case information in electronic systems
  • Provide administrative support to attorneys, such as answering phones, managing calendars, and making travel arrangements

**All resumes are held in strict confidence.**

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