Focus Law – Business Litigation Paralegal Position
Do you want to help business owners and enterprising tangled with toxic business relationships? Help them to become unstuck and focus on what’s important to them in their lives and businesses? Showing business owners the way to how they can move forward and turn the page to a new chapter of their lives despite the pending litigation with their existing or former business partners? Do you want to fight for their rights and fairness?
We are an enterprising business litigation law firm that is on track for aggressive growth and we need an experienced paralegal to join our team and be a total superstar – working directly with the owner to support the team and help clients.
We want to be known for helping clients come out of a difficult mental and emotional process feeling as though they are a better person, in a better position, and that they had a team behind them that really cared and fought for them. We are growing fast and we need a Paralegal/Legal Assistant who can hit the ground running.
If these statements appeal to you, then you may be our perfect fit:
- You think in terms of outlines, chronologies, and indexes.
- You see an opportunity for an organization where other people see a mess.
- You understand that sometimes it’s OK to leave a message, but sometimes you gotta keep trying until you speak to a person.
- You smile when you answer the phone.
- You are an amazing scheduler with a high degree of attention to detail.
- You are very good with calendars, e-mail, spreadsheets, word processing, and the internet.
- Your middle name is “No Drama.”
- You are an awesome juggler of tasks and can change gears quickly.
- You do not think scanning and copying are beneath you
We love to help people learn and grow. We need a senior-level Paralegal with experience in business litigation, particularly in partnership disputes, or shareholder disputes. The ideal candidate will be able to take initiative on work that needs to be done and complete tasks with minimal hand-holding.
This is a full-time job where you are expected to manage a caseload, so you absolutely must be able to work *in the office* for 40 hours per week. Initial employment compensation will be based on your experience, with opportunities for increases after that. There is an opportunity for bonus compensation for those who can demonstrate their profitability.
If this exciting opportunity appeals to you, please follow the instructions listed below. Applicants that do follow instructions will be considered.
Prepare a cover letter with no more than TWO paragraphs and a closing sentence. In the first paragraph explain what you believe are the 3 most important qualities needed in someone who works with business clients who have been cheated by their business partners and why you believe they are the most important qualities. In the second paragraph, explain why you applied to this particular ad. As a closing sentence please write, “I have read the instructions contained in the job posting and have followed the instructions.”
Do not send your resume through this website. Email your resume and cover letter in PDF format to Hello@FocusLawLA.com. The subject line of the email should have your last name (all caps), followed by the position you are applying for in lower case, followed by one word that you would use to describe yourself in all caps. [For example SMITH paralegal AWESOME]
We look forward to reviewing your application.
Compensation: Depending on the experience
We are an established and growing law firm that specializes in business litigation matters for businesses located in California and Pacific Rim.
We are a law firm that helps entrepreneurs end toxic relationships with their business partners so they can regain their freedom and sanity.