Davies, Barrell, Will, Lewellyn & Edwards, PLC, a general practice law firm with six attorneys located in historic Culpeper Virginia, is seeking a paralegal/legal assistant with 3+ years of civil litigation experience for fulltime employment. The position will work with the business and personal injury practice groups. The paralegal will support the firm's attorneys by assisting with substantive legal work as well as administrative tasks. Responsibilities include calendaring, docketing, preparation and editing of pleadings, discovery, subpoenas and correspondence, filing pleadings, managing files, review of medical and billing records, summarizing depositions, as well as performing other duties as required. The paralegal will play an integral role in client matters and work closely with attorneys to deliver outstanding client services.
The successful candidate will be able to work independently with little direction, but also be a team player and have excellent people skills. Additional qualifications include proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Attention to detail, organization and time management skills are critical.
Our attorneys are congenial, our environment is collaborative. Our staff of legal assistants and administrators is loyal, committed and experienced. We embrace technology and the evolving changes in law practice. We are professional and hard working. But we also stop to have fun and have regular opportunities to spend time together socially.
Culpeper has been called one of the top 10 Best Small Towns in America. It has a rich history that includes the Civil War, the Revolutionary War, and even dinosaur fossils. Its town center is both charming and vibrant with exceptional dining and fine specialty shops. Plus, we have easy access to the great outdoors and to important cities; The Blue Ridge Mountains are just west and the metropolitan areas of Richmond, Charlottesville and Washington, DC are approximately an hour away.
Please send us your resume and a cover letter that includes why you believe you would be a good fit to join our team. Please send these documents along with salary requirements firstname.lastname@example.org.