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Paralegal (Criminal Defense Law) - Mankato

Kohlmeyer Hagen Law

Location: Mankato, Minnesota
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: June 7, 2024
Are you an experienced paralegal and ready to take on new challenges? Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office, known for our professional excellence and our friendly, engaging work environment, is looking for a paralegal to enhance our criminal defense law team in Mankato. We believe in balancing hard work with a supportive atmosphere where you can be yourself and thrive. If you're ready to bring your expertise to a place that values your skills, we can't wait to meet you. All applications will remain confidential. Responsibilities : · Managing your attorney's calendar to ensure that all timelines are noted in the file and deadlines are met; · Communicating with clients via phone, email, and in person; · Drafting and revising legal documents such as certificates of representation, motion documents, waivers, discovery requests, etc.; · Drafting correspondence to clients, opposing parties, attorneys, Judges, and other professionals; · Drafting, reviewing, and organizing discovery; · Maintaining a well-respected reputation with clients, opposing attorneys, Courts, Judges, colleagues, and other professionals; · Reviewing files and consulting with attorneys to discuss the status of the file and upcoming deadlines; · Assisting attorneys to prepare for client meetings, hearings, and trials; · Maintaining client files and regularly ensuring file is accurate and organized; · Efficiently providing top-notch legal products and superior services to clients; Minimum Requirements to Apply: As much as we’d love to consider everyone that applies, applicants must have at least 3 years experience as a paralegal or a senior legal assistant. Additionally, the following skills are required: Excellent written and oral communication skills; Excellent planning, prioritization, and organization skills; Superb proofreading skills and attention to detail; Ability to problem solve and use sound judgment in dealing with highly confidential information; Ability to operate successfully in a fast-paced environment with accuracy, excellence, and execution; Benefits Performance-based individual bonuses; Health Insurance; Dental Insurance; Vision Insurance; Matching retirement ; 40 hours per week with no evenings or weekends; Flex-time when needed; Paid Holidays; Job Type: Full-time Pay: $52,000.00 - $62,000.00 per year Benefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Free parking Health insurance Paid time off Parental leave Professional development assistance Vision insurance Schedule: Monday to Friday Travel requirement: No travel Education: Bachelor's (Required) Experience: Legal: 3 years (Required) Ability to Relocate: Mankato, MN: Relocate before starting work (Required) Work Location: In person
Salary: $52,000 - $62,000 a year
Employment Type: Full-time
[ "Bachelor's (Required)", "Legal: 3 years (Required)", "Work authorization (Required)" ]