Family Law Paralegal (Charlotte)

Offit Kurman, a growing full-service law firm, is currently seeking to hire a Family Law Paralegal for our Charlotte, NC office. Ideal candidates will possess 3 or more years of family law experience working as a paralegal. Cases will include very contentious divorce matters. Must be detail oriented and able to work independently.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Client intake, interacting with clients, experts and witnesses.
  • Draft discovery and miscellaneous documents such as pleadings, responses, motions, deposition digests and case summaries.
  • Prepare for hearings, depositions and mediations.
  • Document production, document review, index and organize documents.
  • Track status of cases and trial Support.

 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Possess 3 or more years of family law paralegal experience.
  • Applicable knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence, litigation documentation, court rules and procedures, practices.
  • Excellent organizational skills and prior experience maintaining detailed dockets and databases.
  • Highly organized with ability to juggle multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills along with attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2017 (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint), Internet research skills, document management systems.
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred.
  • Paralegal associate’s degree or other relevant certification.

 

Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the United States. Offit Kurman offers a collegial, comfortable, and professional work environment, as well as competitive salary and benefits, to include Paid Time Off and 401(k) matching. We are a proud EEO employer and we are committed to a diverse workforce.

 

If interested, please send resume to Charlotte Gillespie (charlotte.gillespie@offitkurman.com) and include “Family Law Paralegal” in the subject line.