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Please read below for job opportunities currently available at Sweeny, Wingate & Barrow, P.A.

LITIGATION PARALEGAL

 


ABOUT THE COMPANY
Sweeny, Wingate & Barrow, P.A. was started in 1993 when the named partners combined their litigation and transactional experience to create a firm committed to excellence, integrity, and service. Since that time, the Firm has grown to approximately 20 lawyers practicing civil defense litigation, and probate and estate planning law. Our firm is structured to meet the litigation and consulting needs of individuals, businesses, and insurance companies throughout South Carolina. Our practice is statewide and we regularly practice in each of the State's 46 counties and all federal courts. We work hard to build long standing relationships with those we represent.


POSITION SUMMARY
The Litigation Paralegal assists Partners and/or Associates with legal research and document preparation. Essential functions include, but are not limited to the following: organize and maintain litigation files, communicate with courts, clients, and experts, prepare drafts of legal documents, summarize medical records and other case documents, set depositions, and prepare subpoenas, all under the supervision of an attorney.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Previous experience as a paralegal is required

  • Paralegal Certification is preferred

  • Strong computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

  • Organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Strong verbal and written skills

  • Research and analytical skills

  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness in work

  • Problem solving and reasoning ability

  • Teamwork-willingness to help others when needed

  • Professionalism in the workplace


BENEFITS & WAGES
Commensurate with skills and experience.


FLSA & EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Non-Exempt, Full-Time


HOW TO APPLY
To apply and/or obtain additional information, contact Bonnie Moffat at bgm@swblaw.com.


Applicants should send a resume and cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of
the position.


While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interviews will be
contacted.


The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace, and complies with ADA
regulations as applicable.

Columbia, SC

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established. All results described are case and client specific and do not guarantee future results for any current or prospective client and do not indicate that the same results can be obtained for other clients in similar matters without reference to the specific factual and legal circumstances of each client's case.

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Ryan Holt, 1515 Lady Street,  Columbia, SC 29201   (803) 256-2233