Paralegal

Job Description:

Cause of Action Institute is looking for a Paralegal.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Drafting and analyzing legal documents and contracts.
  • Assisting with legal filings, including finalizing documents (e.g., tables) and electronic filings.
  • Acting as case administrator.
  • Performing legal and internet research.
  • Collecting and tracking documents for client projects.
  • Drafting correspondence to clients and government agencies.
  • Assisting with administrative tasks as needed and interacting well with legal interns.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 4+ years of experience required
  • 4-6 years of legal office experience preferred
  • Excellent critical thinking skills, attention to detail, and ability to manage multiple tasks and high priority assignments.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook is required
  • Strong writing, research and oral communication skills, tact, and courtesy are essential
  • Ability to function effectively in a team environment
  • Experience juggling multiple projects and hitting deadlines under pressure is required
  • An understanding of free market principles and a passion for advancing the mission of the organization is required
  • Submittal of unofficial transcripts encouraged but not required, and can be uploaded along with your resume and cover letter

Interested applicants can apply here.

EOE/M/F/D/V