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Criminal Defense Paralegal

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The Matian Firm

The Matian Firm

201-500 employees

Provides legal services in multiple law areas

Legal

Junior

Houston, TX, USA

Category
Legal
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • At least 2 years of Criminal Defense experience
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred, but not required
  • Previous experience as a paralegal or other legal field
  • Experience with Case Management Software
Responsibilities
  • Maintain communication with clients and provide case updates promptly
  • Manage attorney schedule efficiently (attorney-client meetings, court appearances, etc.)
  • Process criminal cases for trial preparation including legal documents, data entry, and correspondence
  • Complete a daily court calendar, obtains jury panels, and issues discovery to defense attorneys
  • Prepare subpoenas and cancels subpoenas when trials are completed, dismissed, or continued
  • Enter revocation petitions and prepares files for court
  • Request criminal history documentation including national, state, and local criminal histories, booking photos, arrest records, juvenile criminal histories, and Bureau of Motor Vehicle records
  • Schedule appointments for defense attorneys to meet with deputy prosecutors, depositions, and pretrial conferences
  • Assist victims with restitution information, no contact orders, subpoenas, and court dates
  • Communicate with law enforcement individuals at the federal, state, and local level, the general public, and victims and witnesses in criminal cases
  • Perform a variety of office related activities to support Department functions including back-up of co-workers and front desk responsibilities that involve dealing directly with the public regarding criminal complaints. Process daily mail

This law firm offers a specialized environment for professionals interested in immigration law, criminal defense, personal injury, and employment law. It provides an opportunity to engage deeply with varied and complex legal challenges, utilizing expertise across multiple legal domains. The firm’s dedication to a breadth of vital legal services not only reinforces its industry leadership but also fosters a dynamic and intellectually stimulating workplace.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Los Angeles, California

Founded

N/A

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

21%

1 year growth

44%

2 year growth

88%