Dischell Bartle Dooley is seeking a motivated and articulate full-time paralegal to join the real estate and municipal law team.  The paralegal will serve a vital role on the team and must be proactive and able to timely complete complex paralegal duties with limited supervision. Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree; 5 years or more paralegal experience; and strong technology skills (including proficiency with MS Office and ProLaw or other legal case-management software).

Essential “Must Have” Criteria for the job:

  • Experience working with templates and formatting legal documents

  • Professional demeanor, sound judgment, and excellent communication skills

  • Strong, independent, critical thinking/problem-solving with great attention to detail

Responsibilities include:

  • Researching, preparing (in accord with attorney dictation), and filing/recording court or land development documentation

  • Preparing materials for zoning hearings, including researching property records; reviewing transcripts; and preparing legal notices, hearing outlines, exhibits, and decisions

  • Acting as a liaison between attorneys and other parties, such as clients, experts, consultants, and court personnel

  • Completing specific administrative duties, including monitoring case-load grids (charting status of all active files); managing attorney calendars and scheduling; and maintaining department files

This is an excellent opportunity to join a long-established, well-known suburban law firm offering challenging work in a relaxed, professional environment. Compensation is commensurate with experience.

For immediate consideration, please forward your resume, writing sample, and cover letter to Lysa Schmitt.


Thank you for your interest in Dischell Bartle Dooley. We currently do not have any open attorney positions. If you would like to submit your resume for future consideration or to request additional information, please contact Office Manager Lysa Schmitt.