Robert Half Legal Paralegal in Houston, Texas

PARALEGAL Do you have experience attending trials? Have you recently worked on 1st party insurance litigation matters, or personal injury cases? Then please keep reading! A top law firm specializing in plaintiff personal injury litigation / trial and high-end personal injury matters, seeks a TOP NOTCH litigation paralegal to join its busy and growing practice! This Litigation Paralegal will also be responsible for acting as lead trial paralegal throughout the year when attorneys go to trial, so trial experience is a must. The paralegal should have at least 3-5 years of solid experience as a litigation paralegal with heavy trial experience, preferably in the 1st party litigation or plaintiff personal injury practice areas. Drafting discovery, handling fact sheets, and overseeing dockets with thousands of cases is required, so the paralegal really needs to be comfortable and confident in his/her skills. The firm offers a very nice working environment, an extremely competitive salary and annual bonuses, along with free parking. Send resumes to Nicole Roberts at nicole.roberts@roberthal.com.

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

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Req ID: 04170-0010086786

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: TX

City: Houston

Postal Code: 77007

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: - Strong verbal and written communication skills with a customer service mindset - 3+ years of experience and knowledge of corporate transactional work and M A deals - Attention to detail and accuracy, and discretion - Plaintiff litigation experience required - Solid understanding of trial attendance - Proven knowledge of interrogatories - Deep understanding of Microsoft Word - Discovery experience highly desired - Deposition experience - Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity - Background working with Excel - Confidence in taking ownership of projects, writing and negotiating, planning and organizing