Paralegal – Employment Law


Who We Are

Wilshire Law Firm is one of Southern California’s largest plaintiff personal injury, employment and class action law firms, and recognized as a 2020 and 2021 "Best Law Firm" by U.S. News & World Report. To date, our team of nearly 200 legal professionals has recovered more than $850,000,000 for our clients, providing exceptional service every step of the way.

Utilizing diverse talents and a deep-seated drive to succeed, Wilshire Law Firm consistently delivers on our greatest commitment—achieving the absolute best results for our clients. We constantly ask ourselves, “What can we do better?” We dream big, going beyond what we have done before to redefine our future. Bring your knowledge, your creativity, your passion, and your confidence, and help us empower the world to do more.

Position Description

We are looking for a bright and dedicated employment paralegal to join our expanding team.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Propound/respond to discovery
  • Calendar and manage court deadlines
  • Prepare documents for filing with the state and federal court
  • Draft correspondence and regularly communicate with clients, experts, and defense counsel in an effective and courteous manner
  • Assist with pre-trial preparation, including drafting trial documents and preparing exhibits
  • Prioritize and complete tasks in a timely and efficient manner
  • Required Experience & Skills
  • Minimum 2-4 years’ experience in employment law
  • Knowledge of California Civil Procedure and Local Court Rules
  • Familiarity with DFEH and EEOC claims process
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Great time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to act independently and with minimal supervision
  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and a self-starter
  • Litify or Salesforce experience and bilingual in Spanish huge plus
  • Type at least 60 WPM

Benefits Package

Wilshire Law Firm offers competitive pay, great opportunities for growth and advancement and a competitive benefits package, including PTO policy, paid holidays, company-paid medical coverage option, option (plus HMO, PPO and PPO with Health Savings Account options), dental, vision and life insurance. We also provide company-paid life/AD&D coverage, EOP assistance and parking in the office building. We also sponsor professional development trainings and educational conferences.

We strive to maintain a familial atmosphere and teamwork environment by working collaboratively and hosting various firmwide social events throughout the year.

Overview

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Paralegal: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

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Who We Are

Wilshire Law Firm is an award-winning personal injury, employment, aviation, and class action law firm that has been serving clients for nearly 15 years. Our team of more than 200 professionals is ready to serve you!

Our Attorneys

Our experienced lawyers have received numerous prestigious awards and accolades for their legal excellence and dedicated client service. We even have attorneys who are named among the top 1% of lawyers nationwide.

Proven Results

Our law firm has helped thousands of clients, recovering more than $850 million in verdicts and settlements on their behalf. We have a reputation for winning even the most difficult and complex cases!