The Rudnicki Firm – Oklahoma City, OK
Compensation: Compensation commensurate with experience. Standard benefits offered.
Job Type/Schedule: In-Office, Full-Time (overtime expected)
The Job: Our firm is seeking a paralegal with 5+ years of litigation experience in a law firm setting (or equivalent experience) to join our team. The firm currently employs one paralegal with whom you will work closely. While the firm handles commercial litigation for a variety of clients, this position will be solely dedicated to a nationwide docket of cases managed by the firm. This position is based in our Oklahoma City office.
The Firm: The Rudnicki Firm is a fast-paced, growth-oriented law firm based in Oklahoma City. Our attorneys have over 80 years of combined litigation experience, representing both plaintiffs and defendants. The firm specializes in commercial litigation, with 90% of clientele related to the oil and gas industry. Our attorneys have decades of both “big firm” and in-house experience. We focus on providing premier-level services at client-friendly rates. Additionally, The Rudnicki Firm is a modern law firm that prides itself on being technologically advanced. We do not skimp on the resources needed to provide excellent representation to our clients.
The Right Fit: This is a unique opportunity to work with experienced attorneys in a collaborative (and fun!) team environment. Our team values individuals who are reliable, organized, self-motivated, and detail oriented. This position specifically will require problem solving, the ability to juggle many tasks at once, passionate, and a strong work ethic paired with the ability to work as a team player.
The right Paralegal must:
Be an expert in Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook, & Adobe Acrobat.
Be able to learn new technology and software quickly and proficiently.
Possess at least 5 years of litigation experience in a law firm setting.
Have or be willing to acquire expertise in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Additionally, the right Paralegal will be expected to:
Prepare and file legal documents in both state and federal courts, including e-filings.
Prepare trial and hearing documents in both state and federal courts
Document control and data management in production and discovery
Assist attorneys in drafting and finalizing letters, pleadings, motions, etc.
Assist attorneys in legal research and cite-checking
Case Management, including managing the case calendar under attorney supervision
Communicate with courts, couriers and litigation support vendors
Communicate and work well with other paralegals and legal assistants
Record billing and expense reporting for matters
To apply, contact us with resume and cover letter at email@example.com. Please use the subject line: “Paralegal Cover Letter and Resume – [Your Last Name]." Please include in the body of your email the date and content of the most recent update to the local rules for the Western District of Oklahoma.