Careers at JYP

Litigation Attorney
Insurance Defense / Workers’ Compensation Attorney

JOB INFORMATION
Johnson Yacoubian & Paysse is a fast growing AV-rated New Orleans civil defense firm seeking attorneys with experience in the areas of either insurance defense or workers’ compensation law. Excellent writing and communication skills are essential and required. These positions offer a great opportunity for either advancement to partnership or lateral placement. Please be advised that all inquiries are treated with the strictest of confidence.

Qualified individuals can apply online or by submitting their resume, transcript, and writing samples to: Hiring Coordinator, 701 Poydras Street, Suite 4700, New Orleans, LA 70139-7708 or e-mail resumes and cover letters to info@jyplawfirm.com. No phone calls, please.

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Maritime Attorney

JOB INFORMATION

Johnson Yacoubian & Paysse is a fast growing AV-rated New Orleans civil defense firm seeking attorneys with experience and interest in maritime law. Excellent writing and communication skills are essential and required. This positions offers a great opportunity for either advancement to partnership or lateral placement. Please be advised that all inquiries are treated with the strictest of confidence.

Qualified individuals can apply online or by submitting their resume, transcript, and writing samples to: Hiring Coordinator, 701 Poydras Street, Suite 4700, New Orleans, LA 70139-7708 or e-mail resumes and cover letters to info@jyplawfirm.com.

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Litigation Paralegal

JOB INFORMATION

We are seeking a Litigation Paralegal to become a part of a great team!

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research to support legal proceedings
  • Assist with the drafting and reviewing of legal documents
  • Investigate facts to help in the negotiation of legal disputes
  • Schedule depositions / deposition summariesMedical summaries
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with state and federal regulations
  • Record and store client information
  •  Keep accurate time (billing) records
  • Assist in secretarial needs as dictated by work loads and client demand
  • Other duties as required or determined by a supervisor as needed

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a paralegal (Workers Comp and Casualty experience a plus)
  • Familiarity with legal research (Lexis)
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Familiarity with Coyote a plus
  • Must be able to work autonomously

Working Hours: Monday thru Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm (One hour meal break; over time as required.)

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