We value our support staff and recognize their contribution to our firm's success. Many of our staff members have worked with us for over 10 years and have enjoyed our professional, yet friendly environment.
MAY 2018 - Litigation Paralegal in our Plano Office
Cowles & Thompson is looking for an experienced litigation paralegal. We are seeking a self-motivated, intelligent, team-oriented individual. The individual must possess the following:
5+ years of relevant experience in litigation. Experience in family law, commercial litigation, and/or construction law a plus.
Assemble materials for meetings, depositions, hearings and trials; assist attorneys in drafting pleadings, correspondence, and orders; assist in all aspects of discovery; assist with maintaining deadlines; file and serve pleadings.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel) required. Proficiency with Pro Doc a plus.
The ideal paralegal will have a positive attitude, great interpersonal skills and be team-oriented, well organized, committed to their work, and pro-active.