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PARALEGAL in Boca Raton, FL at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/26/2020

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Equal Opportunity Employer.


Under the direction of attorneys in the legal department, provide litigation and contract support to attorneys in the resolution of corporate legal issues.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reviews discovery requests and assists in the preparation responses.
  • May provide general assistance in preparing for closings, hearings, mediation, trial, and corporate meetings as directed.
  • Prepares case summaries and monitors litigation management databases as directed by the attorneys.
  • Maintains court calendars, deadlines and litigation timetables.
  • Prepares affidavits and other affected parties, as necessary including coordination of witness interviews as needed.
  • Interacts with outside counsel to assist with discovery and witness coordination.
  • Performs notary functions.
  • Performs other marginal related duties as assigned by management.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of two (2) years towards Bachelor’s degree or Associate's degree in legal or related field required.
  • Certification (Registered Paralegal or Certified Legal Assistant) from a recognized professional society or state agency and a minimum of two years of work experience in the legal field required.
  • Experience and proficiency in use of Legal Tracker, Microsoft Office and PACER systems.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.