Austin, TX

Temporary Litigation Paralegal (Multi-Week)

We are assisting an Austin law firm in their search for a temporary litigation paralegal with experience in defense civil litigation, premise and product litigation and construction litigation. Candidate must have strong Microsoft Word experience and be able to e-file.

Duties will include:

  • Prepare form/draft Discovery Requests, Responses and Supplements and Expert Designations
  • Prepare simple Pleadings (proposed orders, scheduling orders, etc.)
  • Prepare Notices to Produce
  • Prepare Notices of Deposition
  • Prepare Records Subpoenas and follow-up
  • Prepare Authorization to Secure Records and follow-up
  • Prepare certified mailings of Discovery/Pleadings
  • Review Depositions at attorney’s request
  • Review and Summarize Employment Records
  • Review and Summarize Medical Records
  • Prepare Trial Notebooks
  • Background investigations including searching the internet/social media for information on witnesses and parties
  • Interview witnesses and maintain relationships to ensure appearance and cooperation at trial
  • Work with insured/client to respond to written discovery
  • Work with experts during entire case and maintain records of what has been sent to or received from experts
  • Instruct File Clerk to prepare Deposition/Mediation Notebooks
  • Instruct File Clerk to download employment/medical records when received
  • Other duties as assigned by attorneys, Executive Director, and/or Human Resources Manager

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to:
Linda Petty Job #10126