Description:

You:
  • Excellent skills with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.) Adobe, Clio, Lawyaw & Google Suite (Docs, Sheets, etc.)
  • Experience with Judicial Council Forms
  • Experience with CFLR Programs (DissoMaster, Executioner, Propertizer)
  • Great communication & writing skills
  • Experience with calendaring, local filing procedures, and the California Rules of Court
  • Experience with discovery deadlines, discovery request/responses
  • Excellent organizational & interpersonal skills
  • "Can-do" positive attitude
  • Maintains good attendance and punctuality
  • Must be detail-oriented with excellent follow-through to meet multiple deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask with meticulous attention to detail and results
  • Strong time management skills, punctuality, and commitment to meeting all deadlines
  • Have thick skin and can meet difficult/emotional clients with empathy and positivity

Responsibilities:
This is a full-time position, Monday-Thursday, 9:00am to 5:00pm and Fridays 9:00am – 12:00pm
  • Assist with active case load
  • Advocate at court hearings
  • Draft letters, pleadings, financial disclosures, mediation briefs, and trial briefs
  • Propound and respond to discovery, prepare meet and confer letters, and prepare motions to compel
  • Prepare deposition outlines and exhibits
  • Defend and take depositions
  • Prepare witness questions for evidentiary hearings and trial
  • Conduct legal research and prepare memorandums
  • Prepare for and attend ex parte hearings, RFO hearings, and other matters
  • Routine client contact
  • Ability to handle matters from inception to conclusion
  • Track billable time

Qualifications:
Experience:
  • Must be admitted to and in good standing with the California bar
  • Have a minimum of 1 year of family law attorney experience
  • Strong analytical skills and oral communication skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Attention to detail and accurate work product is a must
  • Ability and desire to meet deadlines
  • Highly motivated professional with a positive, team player attitude