Job Opening:

Paralegal - Litigation Section

ScottHulse PC, a well-established, AV Preeminent Rated commercial law firm with offices in El Paso, Texas and Las Cruces, New Mexico, is seeking a Paralegal to become part of our team! You will provide overall support to attorneys’ litigation needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct pre-claim investigations, legal research and initial case assessments
  • Draft pleadings, motions and appellate documents and file them with the court
  • Perform administrative duties (calendar hearings and deadlines, organize case file,
    manage logistics etc.)
  • Maintain pleadings and discovery indexes
  • Organize exhibits, documents, evidence, briefs and appendices
  • Aid attorneys with interrogatories and other discovery requests
  • Gather relevant information from a variety of sources
  • Liaise between trial teams and internal/external third parties
  • Help with voir dire, jury selection and witnesses preparation

Qualifications:

  • Proven working experience as a litigation paralegal
  • Applicable knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence documentation, court rules and procedures, practices,  etc.
  • Highly organized with ability to juggle multiple deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Strong writing and communication skills along with attention to detail
  • Excellent proofreading skills
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
  • Proficient with e-filing
  • Excellent Organizational skills
  • Must demonstrate ability to work collaboratively, in a team environment
  • Must maintain confidentiality
  • Must be a self-starter
  • Multi-tasking abilities with accuracy

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical

Employment Type

Full-Time

To apply, please email your resume with the subject line “Paralegal – Litigation Section” to careers@ScottHulse.com or apply online.

ScottHulse PC | The Value of Commitment™ Equal Opportunity Employer


10 Key Reasons to Join Our Team
  • A mid-size firm with the sophistication of a large firm
  • Accelerated experience for young attorneys
  • A collaborative, team-oriented culture
  • Exposure to diverse practice groups
  • Opportunity for personal and professional development
  • Work side by side with senior shareholders
  • Direct contact with high-quality clients
  • Develop experience in a cross-border market
  • Regionally competitive compensation and benefits
  • Opportunity for work/life balance