Hannah Akintoye Law, PLLC is a Washington, DC criminal defense and personal injury law firm.
We are seeking a Contract Litigation Paralegal to work with our law firm for approximately 10-15 hours/week during the hours of 8:30am-6pm EST Monday-Friday. We are looking for someone who is interested in having a long-term relationship with our firm. The position will require a minimum 6 month commitment. You will be evaluated regularly during that time frame, and at the end of the 6 months, if your performance is exceptional, our goal is to offer a more permanent position with the law firm.
To apply, please complete the following form: https://forms.gle/8hfF2TgdvBP9QS6p6
This is a virtual position and there is no requirement to live in the DC area, however preference will be given to individuals who reside in the DMV area, have experience with the DC Court System, and/or who have the ability to occasionally appear in the office in the future for urgent client matters.
For more information about us, feel free to visit our website: MyDcLaw.com.
The general duties of the litigation paralegal will be the following:
•Drafting criminal defense and personal injury motions
•Drafting Personal Injury demands
•Reviewing and summarizing medical records for personal injury matters
•Writing letters, documents, and legal correspondence
•Preparing client matters for trial
•Managing calendars and scheduling meetings, events, and appointments
•Conducting new client intake
•Communicating with clients and providing updates to clients
•Navigating the Clio practice management system
•General administrative tasks
• bachelor's degree
•Previous litigation experience
•Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a paralegal in the firm’s areas of practice
•Experience with LexisNexis and/or Westlaw
Compensation: The rate of pay for the position is hourly, and will be commensurate to relevant experience. Please include salary requirements in application form.
To submit an application, please complete the following form: https://forms.gle/8hfF2TgdvBP9QS6p6
Please note that the application includes submission of a resume, writing sample, and 3 professional references