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Paralegal, Financial Restructuring and Insolvency

Posted: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Full-Time

Details

The paralegal will support the members of the firm’s Dallas Financial Restructuring and Insolvency practice. The ideal candidate will have a high level of motivation, flexibility, initiative and ability to follow through on numerous ongoing projects.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation or drafting correspondence and other documents, preparing document templates, updating files and records, filing and maintaining orderly records
  • Perform full range of paralegal tasks from case inception through case closure
  • Assisting with the preparation of notebooks and e-notebooks for hearings, etc.
  • Docketing
  • Draft and assist with electronic court filing of bankruptcy related documents
  • Conduct Internet research using various research tools
  • Scan and electronically save documents into document management system and calendar critical dates
  • Track and maintain ecf logins and password for bankruptcy attorneys on excel spreadsheet
  • Respond to inquiries and requests for case-related information from bankruptcy attorneys
  • Additional responsibilities or special projects, as requested

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent, required
  • Minimum of three years of bankruptcy experience 
  • Knowledge of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, essential
  • Must be reliable, resourceful and organized for this fast-paced position
  • Attention to detail and responsibility for your workload is critical
  • Must possess strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized and ability to prioritize
  • Ability to interact well with clients, department leadership and support staff
  • Flexibility in work schedule required

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status