HOUSTON PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION


JOB BANK

POSTED 09/14/2017

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is looking for a Senior Paralegal.  Please see the attached for details.  Your contact information is in the second link below:

 

Sr Paralegal_Litigation 9 11 17.pdf 

 

 https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=ANADARKO&cws=1&rid=6751

 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 08/23/2017

 

Houston Current Legal Support Job Openings  8/22/2017

To apply for any of these openings, please email your resume in MS Word format to becky@rlbarclay.com and reference the position to which you wish to apply.  All inquiries are kept highly confidential.  Please visit www.rlbarclay.com for more details on all of our openings in legal and other industries as well.  Questions:  Please call Becky at 713.977.5566.  

  

Paralegal Openings:

 Insurance Defense Paralegal - JOS000000682 -  Direct Hire/Full Time/Permanent or Temp to Hire/Downtown Houston area.  Defense Paralegal for an established Downtown Houston office.  Qualified applicants must have a minimum of five years experience on an insurance defense docket and know how to take a case from file to trial.  Applicant must be able to meet deadlines, provide attorney support, draft documents, able to manage multiple tasks, be detail oriented and must possess the ability to function well in a team environment. Must have working knowledge/experience with MS Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.  
Experience with CaseMap (Lexis/Nexis) or Trial Director is a PLUS, not required.

 

Sr. Trial Litigation Paralegal - JOS000000603- Full Time/Direct Hire/Permanent/Galleria area. Trial experience is required.  Commercial litigation and/or insurance defense litigation preferred.  Experience with medical records summaries needed as well.

   Complex Litigation Paralegal. JOS000000440 Direct Hire/Full Time/Permanent/Downtown Houston area. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and be proficient in Word and Excel 2007 or later version and competent in PowerPoint. Must also be proficient in iPro or similar electronic databases. Must be able to lift/carry 40 lbs. and able to work after hours when needed.  Position offers competitive salary and excellent benefits.  Experienced litigation paralegal needed for law firm in the Downtown Houston area. Qualified candidates will have 2+ years of paralegal experience working in complex litigation and a stable job history. Litigation experience includes: case management, document databases, cite checking, trial experience, and ability to handle a varied docket of cases. Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a quick learner, a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary.  Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment are essential. Salary DOE.

 

Litigation Support/ JOS000000662 - Direct Hire/Full Time/Permanent/Downtown Houston area.   Bachelors degree required. Masters Degree or JD preferred. Relativity-Certified Administrator preferred. Formal project management qualification, such as PRINCE2 or PMP preferred. ACEDS certification a plus. 10+ years experience in litigation technology, preferably in a large volume vendor environment. Law firm experience a plus. Project Leader experience and in-depth hands-on experience processing and producing ESI. Must understand project management methodology and be able to adapt it to suit the needs of a legal/professional services environment. Familiarity with Lean/Six Sigma project/process management principles desired. Must be comfortable as an advisor to attorneys, paralegals and other support staff with differing levels of technical knowledge and be able to assist them accordingly.  Experience using various litigation support applications, including: Relativity, Nuix, Law, Sanction, WestLaw Case Notebook, Case Map, TimeMap. Experience with Document Management Systems, Project Extranets, Microsoft Project, and SharePoint a plus. Strong knowledge of PowerPoint, Adobe, SnagIt, Snippet, X1 Professional, and PageVault a plus. Excellent verbal, written, analytical, research and interpersonal skills. Strong problem-solving, organizational and planning skills. Pro-active, self-motivated and able to work as a member of a team.  Core hours 9:30 am – 6:00 pm. 

 

Clerical Openings:

  Litigation File Clerk - JOS000000677 - Direct Hire/Full Time/Permanent/Downtown Houston area.  The ideal candidate will offer at least one year of litigation file clerk experience. Requirements include expertise in Microsoft Word and Outlook, knowledge of iManage or other document management software, and typing speed of at least 30 words per minute. This position is responsible for maintaining the paper files and electronic document profiling in iManage for several litigation attorneys. The hours for this position are flexible, but the selected individual must be available to work 40 hours weekly. The individual must be available to work additional hours as needed by the firm.

 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 08/22/2017

 

I have an in-house opportunity for an experienced real estate transactional paralegal inside the loop here in Houston.  I’ll be happy to share more details with prospective candidates over the phone.  They can reach out to me directly at the numbers below or via email!  

 

Angie Truitt, J.D.

Senior Partner
Joseph Chris Partners

4501 Magnolia Cove Drive, Ste 201

Kingwood, Texas 77345


D 281.359.2120 | C 281.704.2809

W www.josephchris.com       

 

 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 08/16/2017

We have two paralegal opportunities. 

We have this information on ZipRecruiter, which also provides in depth detail and links to our Glassdoor page and describes benefits. 

We strongly prefer for applicants to apply through ZipRecruiter.    

 

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/0279682f

https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/14c583f1

 

Susan C. Hume

Director of Human Resources

shume@rmwbhlaw.com

2800 Post Oak Blvd., 57th Floor

Houston, Texas  77056 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 09/12/2017

 Serpe, Jones, Andrews, Callender & Bell, PLLC is seeking two litigation paralegals.  

Candidates for one position will have a minimum of five years (no more than ten - this is not considered a senior level position) experience as a Litigation Paralegal. 

Candidates for the second position will have a minimum of one year experience as a paralegal with a law firm, preferably coupled with a paralegal education. 

Requirements of the job are as follows: 

  • Capable of performing all essential duties of a litigation paralegal, including summarizing deposition testimony, preparing discovery responses, preparing discovery propounded to opposing parties, drafting answers to complaints/petitions, assembling documents for production, performing Idex searches and assisting with researching and retaining expert witnesses, performing fact investigations, coordinating the ordering, compiling and summarizing of extensive records, preparing for depositions, hearings, mediations and trials, and managing timekeeping of all billable projects on a daily basis.
  • Some med mal experience preferred
  • Capable of managing a busy docket
  • Candidates with 5+ years experience must have experience in trial preparation, be very familiar with court rules and deadlines, and should have the ability to support attorneys in depositions and trial settings.  The firm is willing to train candidates with one year paralegal experience in fulfilling these job requirements.
  • Paralegal Certification and a college degree preferred, but not required.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Free health, vision, dental, short term disability and long term disability insurance, and a company paid-life insurance benefit
  • Annual bonuses
  • 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan
  • Employer-paid parking
  • 19 days of paid time off per year (in addition to paid holidays)

Qualified candidates may submit their resume to receptionist@serpejones.com  for consideration.

 

POSTED 08/03/2017

 

The Houston office of Hartline Dacus Barger Dreyer LLP is seeking a full-time paralegal.  Looking for a reliable, energetic, personable and multi-faceted paralegal, with experience in commercial litigation, product liability and personal injury defense.  

Duties include:  order and organize medical and employment records, prepare documents for production, communicate with the client and other counsel, prepare for trial, including witness and exhibit lists, send documents to retained experts,  schedule inspections, schedule and coordinate depositions, coordinate investigation of claims, initial drafts of discovery, summarize case specific documents. 

Requirements:  4-year bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or associate degree in paralegal studies.  Previous law firm experience, 5-7 years litigation experience preferred.  The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills for interacting with teammates as well as clients.  

Intermediate and above proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat is required. 

Salary commensurate with experience.   Great benefit package, medical, dental, vision, and  a 401(k) profit sharing plan with a match.  

If interested, please send resume with cover letter to jevans@hdbdlaw.com

Jennifer Evans | Office Manager

Hartline Dacus Barger Dreyer LLP

1980 Post Oak Blvd. | Suite 1800 | Houston, TX 77056

(713) 951-4106 | (713) 951-4183 (fax)

jevans@hdbdlaw.com | HDBDLaw.com

  

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 08/02/2017

Litigation Secretary / Paralegal

Deans & Lyons, LLP is seeking a full-time litigation secretary / Paralegal to join our Houston office. Candidates will be expected to interact with state, federal and appellate court personnel and become familiar with their filing procedures and protocols. Eligible candidates must have a minimum of 3 years of civil litigation experience and have the following qualifications: civil litigation experience assisting attorneys with motions and discovery; experience preparing documents for production in discovery; outstanding organizational skills, attention to detail, the ability to multi-task and work under short deadlines; and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Outlook. This position involves calendaring, scheduling, billing entry, independent work and client contact. People skills and professional presentation are essential. We have built a hard-working and fun place to work, and the ability to laugh under pressure is a plus. This is a full-time position requiring 40 hours per week. Salary is commensurate with experience. If a hard-working, fun workplace sounds right for you, please submit your resume, salary requirements and references to ccastille@deanslyons.com 

 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 07/27/2017

Permanent Direct Hire

Located in the Tanglewood area/West of the Galleria.  This firm has an exceptional working environment.


RESPONSIBILITIES:
The paralegal is responsible for performing a variety of duties. Duties include, but are not limited to:

Prepare bankruptcy schedule and related forms

Assist with responding to discovery requests

Prepare exhibit and witness list

File certificate of service for bankruptcy pleadings

Update creditors materials

Prepare subpoenas

Assist with objections to claims

Assist litigation attorneys as needed

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s Degree or Paralegal Certification preferred

3+ years of bankruptcy paralegal experience required (Chapter 11 Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights)

Litigation experience is a plus

Experience filing in Federal and State trial and appellate courts required

Intermediate to advanced computer proficiency in all Microsoft products and internet research; Lexis/Westlaw; report writing, and database maintenance

Eclipse Web and Trial Director experience preferred

Trial experience preferred

Construction experience preferred

 

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Strong organizational, problem solving, and communication skills

Ability to prioritize and handle numerous projects in a timely and efficient manner

Professional demeanor

Fast and efficient learner

Ability to work moderate overtime, as case needs require

Background in construction litigation a plus

 
Benefits are exceptional and salary is up to the low $70Ks, DOE
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Becky Barclay Prewitt, CPC

Your source for experienced professionals in Texas!

R.L. Barclay & Associates, LLC  

4265 San Felipe, Suite 1100 | Houston, Texas 77027
www.rlbarclay.com | becky@rlbarclay.com

Office 713.977.5566 | Cell 832.455.9916

Sponsor of the Houston and Austin Chapters of Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)

View my profile on LinkedIn 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 07/11/2017

Job Title: Paralegal – Litigation & Legal Technology

Comprehensive benefits and the position is located in The Woodlands, TX (please reference the entire attached job description, including Request # 6471).  See the attached link for job description. 

Paralegal_Litigation and Technology.doc 

You must apply on Anadarko's website (link below).

Please follow this link to apply:  https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=ANADARKO&cws=1&rid=6471

 

 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 07/10/2017

Please see the link below for a description of an opening for a litigation paralegal in Houston.

 

LeClairRyan Litigation Paralegal - Houston, TX.docx 

 

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------POSTED 07/06/2017

Subject: San Antonio Paralegal - job posting 

Job Title:         Experienced paralegal for San Antonio insurance defense firm

Job Description:

  • ·         Full time 8:30am – 5:30pm.
  • ·         Maintain litigation docket, calendar, noting deadline dates for responsive pleadings/motions, court appearances, and other important deadlines;
  • ·         Prepare attorneys for meetings, hearings, depositions, mediations, and trial;
  • ·         Conduct or coordinate factual investigation, including interviews of witnesses;
  • ·         Coordinate depositions and mediations;
  • ·         Draft interrogatories, requests for admissions, requests for production of documents, and requests for disclosure;
  • ·         Draft various pleadings, motions and orders;
  • ·         Review of claim files; gather, organize, summarize and analyze factual data collected;
  • ·         Draft responses to discovery requests/meet with clients when necessary to gather discovery information;
  • ·         Assist in locating medical experts; and
  • ·         Order medical, billing, radiology and employment records.

Benefits:

  • ·         Health, vision & dental insurance offered.
  • ·         Accrued paid leave

Other info:      Baccalaureate degree preferred.

Contact info:

Erin Anne Kenisky, R.N., Paralegal

Lotz & Associates, P.C.

1210 Nacogdoches Rd.

San Antonio, TX 78209-3338

210/212-4100

fax: 210/212-5700

email: ekenisky@lotzandassociates.com

 

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