Andalman & Flynn, a busy Downtown Silver Spring Law Firm is seeking a F/T paralegal for our family and civil litigation team. We are a close group, with six (6) attorneys. Our firm has three departments, Family Law, Disability Law, and Collections. We take our work very seriously, but we also enjoy working with each other and collaborate daily.
We are an established Family Law team with multiple attorneys seeking a full-time family law paralegal to add to our existing group. We require someone who is great with people, willing to learn and be part of a team environment, is exceedingly well-organized, pro-active and detail oriented, has excellent follow through skills and is able to multi-task and work independently. Our ideal candidate has a familiarity with Westlaw and legal research, understands the discovery process, can manage calendars, and is capable at drafting basic pleadings. Proficiency in Outlook, Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint, and Adobe is required.
This position allows for much growth and learning in a team environment. The ideal candidate will deal with clients directly, assist attorneys with active litigation, aid in pursuing and compiling essential case evidence, and become an integral part of our family law legal team. There will be instructions given when necessary but this candidate must also be a dedicated self-starter. Self-motivation is also important as we require a minimum of monthly billable hours. This is a representation of the position responsibilities with additional duties added as needed and warranted.
The firm offers a salary commensurate with experience as well as a comprehensive benefits package including, but not limited to, health, dental and vision insurance, a 401K plan and paid vacations & holidays.
If, based on the above, you remain interested in this position, we would appreciate receiving from you, a cover letter (to include a salary expectation), resume, writing sample and a brief written statement (300 words or less) explaining how your education, work history, and other experiences render you well qualified for the position sought. Please forward your response, including all of the above-mentioned items, to firstname.lastname@example.org.