Paralegal Supervisor

Posted March 29, 2024
LocationWashington D.C.
Job Type Direct Hire
Industry Legal
ContactDirect Hire Team

Job Description

The Ford Agency is actively recruiting an experienced Paralegal Supervisor to join the busy paralegal team at a top DC law firm. This individual supports the firm's leadership through strategically managing the long-term and day-to-day workload of its paralegal team.
 
Responsibilities Include:
  • Support recruiting and hiring process for Firm paralegals
  • Create and implement training and professional development programs for paralegals
  • Directly manage paralegals and manage their performance as needed
  • Review and approve billable hours
  • Maintain administrative records
  • Collaborate with attorneys to understand workflow needs and staff paralegals accordingly
  • Evaluate performance and participate in the performance review process
 
Qualifications Include:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3+ years of paralegal experience
  • 1+ years of supervisory experience
  • Experience mentoring and training paralegals at all levels to continue to advance their skillsets
  • Thorough understanding of the litigation process
  • Professional interpersonal skills and the ability to navigate all levels of staff
  • Excellent MS Office skills
 
Key Points:
  • Leadership Role
  • Team Oriented
  • Litigation Support
 
Candidates for this position must be based in DC, MD, or VA area or have independent plans for relocation.

The Ford Agency is a recruiting firm based in Washington, DC. We represent a broad range of organizations including: non-profits, associations, legal, consulting, and government relations firms. This position is an opening with one of our clients.