Paralegal- Trial Department

DUDLEY DEBOSIER New Orleans, LA $50000.00 to $70000.00 per year

Dudley DeBosier Injury Lawyers is a growing law firm with offices throughout Louisiana. We pride ourselves on providing clients with high-quality legal representation while exceeding their client service expectations. We are passionate about helping our clients and our communities. Dudley DeBosier is dedicated to changing the way people think about attorneys one relationship at a time.

At Dudley DeBosier, you'll have an outstanding opportunity to use your skills to make a difference in the lives of our clients. All while enjoying a team that is committed to work and having fun.

We are currently accepting resumes for an experienced Paralegal in New Orleans. 

What We Offer:

  • Very competitive salary.
  • Free parking.
  • Business casual dress code Monday- Thursday and jeans on Friday.
  • Plenty of snacks and beverages.
  • Holidays and accrued Time Off- 12 paid holidays with a generous accrual of PTO and Vacation.
  • Medical, dental, vision plans as well as supplemental life insurance, disability, and identity theft plans.
  • 401k Retirement plan.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Quarterly firm events to promote team building.

Job Responsibilities:

Providing support to the attorneys with trial preparation through:

Management of the scheduling order and deadlines therein

Preparation of Witness/Exhibit Lists, Pre-Trial Inserts and Pre-Trial Orders

Working with the attorneys to identify key evidence for trial and then marshalling that evidence for introduction at trial

Requesting/preparing trial subpoenas (State & Federal Courts)

Scheduling trial testimony of experts/client’s treating physicians (either live appearance at trial of video trial deposition)

Basic legal research skills (Westlaw)

Minor pleading drafting (routine motions)


Skills required:

2-5 years of Casualty Litigation experience is a must.

Ability to multitask effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Critical thinker and problem-solver.

Self-starter who can work autonomously with little support and also with a team.

Detail-oriented and highly organized.

High computer literacy including strong experience with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook is required.

Sense of ownership and pride in your performance.

Professional written and verbal communication skills.

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