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Dean Lloyd Law

Civil Litigator / Assistant

Dean Lloyd Law - Palo Alto, CA

A Palo Alto civil litigation law office seeks a legal assistant position to assist attorneys. This position may be full- or part-time. Experience drafting complaints, legal writing (including motions and ex parte applications), and some clerical work would be helpful but is not required. This position is a great experience builder for the motivated law student or new admittee, and an opportunity to learn the details of a law practice.

Candidate should be motivated, organized, possess the ability to manage tasks, and work under pressure. The office regularly closes at 2:30 PM.

The successful candidate will work directly with the attorneys and the office staff to provide legal support. Tasks include preparing and filing legal briefs and motions, calendar scheduling with all filing deadlines, and gathering evidence for legal proceedings. This position may conduct legal and factual research if experience and skill permit. Administrative duties may include filing, faxing, occasional drafting of attorney correspondence, research, scheduling of hearings, attend court hearings with counsel, and other meetings when necessary.

Please submit your resume to be considered for the position.


  • Conduct research to support legal proceedings

  • Assist with the drafting and reviewing of legal documents

  • Investigate facts to help in the negotiation of legal disputes

  • Monitor and ensure compliance with state and federal regulations

  • Record and store client information


  • Previous experience as a paralegal or other legal field

  • Familiarity with legal research

  • Ability to prioritize and multitask

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Deadline and detail-oriented

9 days 3 hours ago

Dean Lloyd Law

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Location: Palo Alto, CA

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