The Augusta Judicial Circuit Office is seeking to hire a Paralegal II. Primary duties include performing a wide range of office administration tasks to support the legal staff, office, and clients. This includes, but is not limited to, drafting documents, data entry, case management, and providing assistance in court. Applicants must meet the qualifications and have the necessary skills to perform the job duties and responsibilities for the position. Organization and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, under minimal supervision, are essential. Experience is preferred. Degree or certification in Paralegal Studies.
Description of Duties: The Paralegal II will provide legal support and assistance to attorneys, judges, the courts, or other legal personnel. The duties and responsibilities involve supporting attorneys and judicial functions by conducting legal research, assisting with case preparation, preparing legal documents, and maintaining case files and calendars. Assistance and coordination in preparing and conducting research to support a legal proceeding, formulate a defense, or initiate legal or administrative action for the Circuit Public Defender’s Office. Drafts and prepares legal documents for review. Performs other related duties as required.