Legal Assistant/Paralegal (Legal Defense)

Legal Assistants/Paralegals work closely with assigned attorneys and other staff. Main job functions include preparing/transcribing correspondence and pleadings, filing documents with the courts, trial preparation, monitoring task lists of assigned attorneys, tracking expenses for assigned attorneys, booking travel, scheduling meetings, and communicating with clients, opposing counsel, etc.


• Minimum two years’ experience in trial preparation, state and federal court rules and procedures, litigation calendaring, and preparation and filing of court documents.
• Criminal defense experience preferred.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook, as well as Excel and PowerPoint.
• Excellent organizational skills.
• Ability to multitask.
• Ability to work individually as well as part of a team.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Great attention to detail.
• Exceptional grammar and proofreading skills.
• Ability to work overtime.


Full-time, non-exempt


Salary commensurate with experience.

How to Apply

Please email a cover letter and resume to Please write “LD Legal Assistant/Paralegal for SF ” in the subject line.

Rains Lucia Stern St. Phalle & Silver, PC does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, creed, sex or gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or family status, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, pregnancy (including childbirth and breastfeeding), genetic information, disability or medical condition, military or veteran status or any other indisputable characteristic, or perception of protected status, in accordance with applicable law.

Practice Area
Legal Defense Group
Employment Type
Job Location
San Francisco, CA
Date posted
January 6, 2022
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