DBA Placement Service

The Denver Bar Association Placement Service was created in 1986 by Mev Parsons as a membership service of the Denver/Colorado Bar Associations. We provide law firms and legal departments of corporations with qualified applicants in positions that match their skills, abilities and expectations. Our quality approach to cost-effective staffing has made the DBA Placement Service a valuable resource for the legal community for the past 31 years.

Providing temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time employment opportunities for the legal profession:

  • Attorneys
  • Legal Secretaries
  • Paralegals
  • Receptionists
  • Office Administrators
  • Legal Assistants
  • Accounting Managers/Clerks
  • Clerical/Messengers
Contact Us

Email Us
Phone: 303-894-0014 

Location

Available to assist you Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
1900 Grant St, Ste 900
Denver, CO 80203

Apply online through the
Colorado Bar Association's Job Board
.

 

**NOTE ** You must either log in with your CBA user account or create an account if you don't already have one in order to apply through the Job Board.

Current Job Openings


Office Administrator/Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $50K+

Date posted: 01/13/17

Job Duties: 

A small Cherry Creek firm is seeking a full time paralegal/administrator.  The position requires approx. 65% paralegal work and /35% administrator work.  On the paralegal side, 3-5 years experience in state/federal litigation is preferred.  They have a busy trial docket for insurance defense/bad faith practice.  On the admin side, they prefer experience with TABS, Microsoft Office, AdobePro, with excellent calendaring and organizational skills.  

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Civil Litigation Legal Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $60K

Date posted: 01/13/17

Job Duties: 

Mid-size downtown law firm seeking an experienced, detailed oriented civil litigation legal assistant. 

Essential Functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Word Processing – preparing/revision of standard legal documents and correspondence
  • Experience in Colorado Courts and Federal e-filing
  • CaseLogistix
  • Proficiency with State and Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Digital Dictaphone transcription (possible on occasion)
  • Excellent organizational skills including file management
  • Skilled in editing, proofreading, grammar, spelling, punctuation and composition
  • Phone and email communication with clients
  • Assistance with trial preparation
  • Docketing
  • Attorney time entry
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Trusted to handle confidential and/or sensitive information
  • Ability to work and adapt in a fast-paced environment
  • Coverage for front desk one day per week and if our receptionist is sick
Job Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will possess previous law firm experience and have a minimum of five years’ recent experience in civil litigation. Thorough knowledge of Colorado state and federal court rules and procedures; e-filing, preparation/finalization of litigation documents, attorney time entry and calendar management is required. Candidate should also have excellent computer skills with a high accuracy rate and attention to detail. Knowledge of Worldox (or other document management system), MS Office software including Word, Xcel, PowerPoint and Outlook is preferred. A positive attitude, reliability and strong work ethic are important in this sometimes fast-paced but professional environment.

Other Information:

 Benefits include health insurance and vacation time.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Personal Injury Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $50-55K

Date posted: 01/05/17

Job Duties: 

Small personal injury law firm is seeking a Litigation Paralegal to support the managing partner and one associate. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 - 5 years’ personal injury experience as a paralegal in Colorado and be able to handle complex cases. 

Duties include client interaction, ordering medical records, medical billing reconciliation, disclosures and discovery, drafting correspondence and pleadings, and docketing though ICCES. 

Job Qualifications:

Strong organizational and communication skills, a high level of attention to detail and strong Microsoft Office skills are essential for this position. Individual must have the ability to work in a faced paced environment, independently and as part of a team. 

Other Information: Benefits include free parking, casual office environment, health club membership and 50% employer funded health and dental insurance premiums.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Legal Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $45-60K

Date posted: 01/05/17

Job Duties: 

Work Comp Defense a plus
Prepare and draft correspondence, pleadings and other legal documents
Set hearing, trials and arrange depositions, 
Organize files
Medical records
Computer literate, advanced MS Office skills. .

Job Qualifications:

 Basic knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft software. E-filing through CCE and PACER. 

Other Information:

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Insurance Defense Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $50K

Date posted: 01/05/17

Job Duties: 

Organizes and analyzes medical records, reports, depositions, discovery, investigative and other documents and summaries. Interpretation and preparation of medical chronologies and summaries as requested. Drafts and prepares correspondence and other written documents as required including disclosures, discovery responses, reports, filings, and general pleadings. Prepares and handles tracking and disposition of subpoenas. Prepares and provides relevant medical records to experts for case evaluations per attorneys direction. Assures organization of files including maintenance and management. Monitors files and escalates issues requiring attorney involvement. Performs timely handling of highly sensitive issues and materials related to case. Conducts legal research using online media for experts, background searches, case investigation. Communicates with witnesses and experts. Performs preparation of the file, mostly medical records for trial and various court dates, depositions and mediation. .

Job Qualifications:

 Basic knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft software. E-filing through CCE and PACER. 

Other Information: Great benefits and free parking.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Plaintiff's Personal Injury Legal Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $30 - 40K

Date posted: 01/04/17

Job Duties: 

Small plaintiff firm specializing in environmental class actions, personal injury, medical malpractice looking for a legal assistant. Requires a minimum 2-3 years’ experience, excellent grammar and typing skills, attention to detail. Willingness to learn and work with lead paralegal. Responsibilities include new client intake, requesting, organizing and summarizing medical records, drafting demand letters, drafting pleadings, disclosures, discovery requests and answers. Assist with deposition summaries, trial prep including trial and exhibit notebooks, witness scheduling, subpoena preparation.

Job Qualifications: Basic knowledge of WordPerfect, Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft software. E-filing through CCE and PACER. Must be able to put in long hours when
needed.

Other Information: Small firm located in City Park area

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Plaintiff's Personal Injury Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $50 - 60K

Date posted: 01/04/17

Job Duties: Seeking experienced paralegal for small plaintiff firm specializing in environmental class actions, personal injury, medical malpractice. Requires a minimum 5 years’ experience, excellent grammar and typing skills, attention to detail. Responsibilities include new client intake, requesting, organizing, and summarizing medical records, drafting demand letters, pleadings, disclosures, discovery requests and answers. Assist attorneys and lead paralegal with deposition preparation, deposition summaries, trial prep including trial and exhibit notebooks, witness scheduling, subpoena preparation. Work with experts and client, research various legal and medical issues.

Job Qualifications: Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, Lexis Nexis, CaseMap, WordPerfect and Microsoft software. E-filing through CCE and PACER. Must be able to put in long hours when needed.

Other Information: Small firm located in City Park area

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Receptionist/File Clerk

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $35 - 38K
Date posted: 11/28/2016
Job Duties: Duties include phones, greeting clients, filing, scanning and general admin tasks. Assist secretaries when needed. 6 attorneys and 3 staff.

Job Qualifications: Must know Word, Adobe and Excel, good typing skills and file room and scanning skills. Must be able to climb a step stool and lift file boxes up and down in file rooms. Knowledge of ICCES, filing and trial prep is a plus. Must be enthusiastic and dependable.

Other Information: Law firm located in the DTC.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Long Term Temp Records Clerk


Salary Range: $15 - 17 /hr
Date posted: 11/08/2016

Job Duties:
National law firm need long term temporary records clerk. Duties include both electronic and manual filing and general office duties.

Job Qualifications:
Must have law firm filing experience and be able to lift a file box. Experience on MS Office Suite and computer skills necessary.

Contact Information:
Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Legal Secretary


Salary Range: $40 - 48K 
Date posted: 11/08/2016

 

Job Duties:
Sole practitioner is seeking an experienced legal secretary to work on estate planning, corporate and business planning cases. Duties include typing, admin duties and monthly billing on TimeSlips. Current secretary has been with him for 35 years. .

Job Qualifications:
2 -3 years of experience in estate planning and corp/transactional law and billing experience necessary. Advanced computer skills and ability to work independently.

Other Information:
He is in an office suite with 7 other attorneys. There is a receptionist who answers phones for all attorneys. Location approximately 1-25 and Colo Blvd.

Contact Information:
Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Office Manager


Salary Range: commensurate with experience
Date posted: 11/08/2016

 

Job Duties:
Manage day to day operations of small law firm. Supervise staff of 6. Responsible for office management, HR functions, Benefits Administration, and financial functions. Must be able to do profitability studies, budgets, financial reporting, billing and A/P.

Job Qualifications:
Must have law firm management experience with an emphasis on financial functions. Must be familiar with CLIO and QuickBooks. Must have effective communication, organizational and writing skills.

Contact Information:
Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Legal Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: High $50's - low $60's 
Date posted: 11/02/2016

Job Duties:
Mid-sized law firm has position available for a legal secretary with experience in commercial litigation and real estate. Work for 3 partners and paralegals. Very congenial atmosphere.

Job Qualifications:
Must have both litigation and commercial real estate experience. Advanced computer skills on MS Office Suite. This is a busy desk so ability to multi-task is a must.

Other Information:
Law Firm located downtown.

Contact Information:
Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Legal Assistant - Part Time

Salary Range: $20 - 25 per hour 
Date posted: 11/01/2016

Job Duties:
Sole practitioner needs part time legal assistant to work 20 - 30 hours per week. This is a civil litigation practice with the emphasis on plaintiff's personal injury.

Job Qualifications:
Must have litigation experience, e-filing, strong computer skills and ability to follow directions.

Other Information:
Firm located in Lakewood.

Contact Information:
Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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Litigation Legal Assistant/Paralegal


Salary Range: $50 - 60K 
Date posted: 10/17/2016

 

Job Duties:
Established Greenwood Village litigation firm seeking Legal Assistant with paralegal skills. Duties include heavy email communications and client contact, drafting of correspondence, disclosures, supplemental disclosures and other federal court production management, bates labeling, scheduling of depositions, arbitrations, calendaring through Law Tool Box, copying, pat time telephone coverage, working with process servers for service of initial pleadings, subpoenas and other legal documents. Practice involves property and health insurance litigation as well as a lesser amount of personal injury. Compensation depends upon skills and experience'

Job Qualifications:
Successful candidate will have 5+ years of litigation skills, computer literacy, ability to work independently and excellent organizational and communication skills.

Contact Information:
Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 3038940014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

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