Criminal Defense Paralegal Job at Great Hire, Glendale, CA

  • Great Hire
  • Glendale, CA

Job Description

Job Summary:

We are seeking an experienced Criminal Defense Paralegal to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in criminal law and litigation, with a focus on providing comprehensive support to attorneys in all phases of criminal defense cases.


  • Assist attorneys in preparing legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs, for criminal defense cases.
  • Conduct legal research on case law, statutes, and regulations relevant to criminal matters.
  • Coordinate with clients, witnesses, and law enforcement agencies to gather information and evidence for cases.
  • Manage case files, including organizing documents, maintaining electronic records, and tracking deadlines.
  • Assist with trial preparation, including witness preparation, exhibit preparation, and courtroom logistics.
  • Draft correspondence, subpoenas, and other legal documents as needed.
  • Provide administrative support to attorneys, including scheduling appointments, managing calendars, and coordinating meetings.


  • Bachelor's degree and/or paralegal certificate from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a paralegal, with a focus on criminal defense.
  • Proficiency in legal research tools.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy in work product.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Bilingual English and Spanish

Job Tags

Permanent employment,

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