Job Description Williams Law Group, LLC, is a boutique Family Law Litigation firm, handling divorce, custody, support, domestic violence, post-judgment and non-dissolution matters, as well as child abuse and neglect matters. We help people when they are facing difficult life challenges, often at the lowest point in their lives. We help families protect their most valuable asset, and we help save children from foster care - one parent at a time. We are looking for a dedicated professional to help us further these objectives. We are hiring an experienced family Paralegal for our Short Hills office. This professional will be responsible for client communications, scheduling and case management; producing, organizing and maintaining litigation documents and evidentiary materials; preparation of Case Information Statements and related discovery; drafting of simple motions, in consultation with attorneys; conducting research and retrieving documents and other evidentiary materials; and assisting in drafting documents and preparing for depositions and trials. Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required; paralegal certificate from an accredited paralegal program preferred. Candidate must demonstrate ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments, ability to build collaborative relationships with other functional areas within the Firm to meet deadlines and solve issues, professionalism, and ability to anticipate and act as a member of the team by assisting when and where needed. Must enjoy learning new tasks and undertaking new challenges. Experience with maintaining a billable hour goal or requirement, a plus. About the Firm Family law can be emotionally rewarding, exciting and fast-paced. For that reason, it is imperative to us that our team members support one another and work collaboratively to benefit our clients and our team. If you are an individualistic person who prefers working alone, we are not the right fit for you. We offer a competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits package (including major medical, dental, vision and disability insurance), FSA, 401K match and collegial work environment. Salary commensurate with experience. All inquiries will be maintained in strict confidence.
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