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

Legal Litigation Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Legal litigation assistant sought by downtown insurance defense firm. The position requires exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills. Prior experience with a defense litigation firm a plus. Thorough familiarity with state and federal court procedures and filing a must. Experience with Worldox or similar document management system needed. Position supports three busy litigators. Includes, docketing, time and expense entry, and electronic case management. Candidate should be  reliable, proactive, have a positive attitude, and excellent communication skills. Salary commensurate with experience.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

Title Paralegal/Analyst

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Downtown energy law firm has an immediate opening for a full time title paralegal/analyst.  This position will be working with the attorneys and assisting with oil and gas title examination.  The ideal candidate will have experience working with chains of title and oil and gas land experience.  Proofreading, organization and attention to detail are a must for this position, along with a structured, analytical approach to dealing with title histories.  Strong Word and Outlook skills and advanced Excel spreadsheet skills necessary.  Ability to use deed plotter software preferred.  Salary commensurate with experience, plus a competitive benefits package.  


Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 



Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Small firm in the Cherry Creek/Glendale area is looking for a paralegal with 2-3 years of experience. This person would need the basic skills like docketing but the firm prefers to train this person to their systems. The ideal individual would be hard working and willing to learn.

Salary range is $45-55K depending on experience.


Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 



Plaintiff's PI Paralegal--Temp-to-Hire

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

3+ yrs PI experience necessary to handle PI cases from pre-litigation through post-judgement.  Cases involve medical malpractice,  wrongful death, premises liability, personal injury involving motor vehicle and general negligence claims.  Must have experience doing e-filing with ICCES and Federal Court filings, PACER, ordering and analyzing medical records, reconciling medical billings , subrogation matters, scheduling trials, trial exhibits and notebooks.  Some administrative duties.  Southeast location. 


Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 



Probate/Estate/Tax Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Prestigious law firm is seeking highly experienced secretary to work for estate/probate/tax attorneys.  Duties include dictation, filing, answering client phone calls, entering time, records management and general admin duties.  Must have 5+ years of probate/estate experience dealing with very high end clients.  Tax experience is a big plus.  Must be extremely professional with excellent phone etiquette and advanced computer and software skills.  Word, Excel and PowerPoint experience is a must.  Will train on other software packages.  This is a high end position with a high end salary and great benefits.


Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 



Real Estate/Corporate Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience.

Job Duties: 

Position available for highly experienced real estate/corporate paralegal for a downtown law firm.   Real Estate duties include all aspects of commercial real estate from sales and purchases through financing and closings.  Corporate duties include preparing all documents required to form corporations, minute books, mergers and acquisitions, SEC filings,  UCC filings, annual report filings,  and general corporate maintenance.  Must have 5+ years of real estate and corporate experience, advanced computer skills, ability to multi-task and work independently as well as part of a team.   

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

 




Transactional Secretary-Temp to Hire

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $60K, plus great benefits including $200 parking or transportation allowance.

Job Duties: 

Mid-sized downtown law firm has opening for a legal secretary to assist attorneys who specialize in corporate/transactional/real estate practice.   Heavy word processing as well as some administrative duties (travel arrangement, expense reports, etc).  Must have very advanced computer skills in MS Word 2016 and excellent knowledge working with PDF’s.  Professional demeanor needed to work closely with clients.  Temp-to -Hire preferred, but will look at other resumes.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net


Part-Time Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: $25-30 per hour

Job Duties: 

Plaintiff’s PI attorney seeks paralegal/legal assistant to work 16- 24 hours per week (days and hours are flexible).  Must have PI experience, be extremely detail oriented, calendaring deadlines, medical records  and e-filing experience.  Must have advanced computer skills and be able to handle some administrative duties. Firm located in SE area.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net



Patent Legal Administrative Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary Range: $50K

Job Duties: 

Multi-national firm seeking a Patent Legal Administrative Assistant to join our thriving Patent Prosecution team in their downtown Denver office. Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Managing attorney/agent dockets to ensure all deadlines are met in a timely manner; handling some responses independently; reviewing files to determine next action; conferring with attorneys/agents to discuss file status and upcoming deadlines
  • Gathering necessary information and drafts patent prosecution documents for filing U.S. and foreign patents. Drafting client correspondence.
  • Developing strong working relationships with clients and coordinating client communications on patent matters
  • Maintaining client files that attorneys/agents are working on, including filing of materials, having new files opened, and having files closed in a timely and appropriate manner as directed
  • Using docketing system to generate documents, finding information and running reports.
  • Assisting with client billing
  • Assisting attorneys/agents with the preparation and filing of applications, office action responses, IDSs, and other-related documents
  • Demonstrating good judgment and professionalism, and exhibiting flexibility and versatility to provide support
  • Demonstrating strong reasoning and resolution skills
  • Performing special projects as required to increase the professional effectiveness and efficiency of the legal team
  • Minimum High school graduate. College degree preferred. Paralegal certificate helpful
  • At least 2 years of experience preparing and filing patent applications, office action responses, IDSs, and related prosecution documents

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net




Legal Secretary--Construction Defect

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary Range: $45-50K

Job Duties: 

Mid-size downtown firm looking for a legal secretary with 3-5 years of construction defect experience. Duties would include filing, typing, dictation, e-filing, calendaring and travel arrangements. The firm is housed in an old mansion with no elevator so stairs are a must.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 



Office Manager/Bookkeeper

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary range: $20-25/hr. at 40+ hours a week.

Job Duties: 

Small Cherry Creek firm is looking for an Office Manager and Bookkeeper. They do defense work so the billing is very heavy. Quickbooks experience is a must. Limited benefits—no health insurance.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 



Litigation Paralegal--Colorado Springs

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary: $20-25/hr.

Job Duties: 

Great paralegal opportunity for an experienced paralegal to support multiple practice areas in new Colorado Springs office.

A mid-sized law firm looking for a paralegal to assist our litigation attorneys.
Our firm offers a great work environment, competitive pay, vacation, health insurance, 401K, etc. 3-5 years of experience preferred.

 

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 



Legal Secretary--Estate Planning

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Sole Practitioner located in Westminster is seeking a legal assistant/secretary.  This elder law practice includes estates, trusts, probate , wills, and property issues.  Qualified candidate will have experience handling wills, trusts, probate, and estate planning.  Must be skilled on Word, WordPerfect, Timeslips and e-filing with ICCES and must be a Notary.  Small firm experience is preferred.  Salary commensurate with experience.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 



Receptionist/Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Downtown law firm is seeking a Legal Receptionist/Secretary with two to three years of experience in a law firm or a similar environment. This position will provide administrative support to lawyers and paralegals. Salary based upon experience.

Responsibilities include: Receptionist and secretarial skills (answering multiple phones, taking messages, scheduling appointments, managing attorney calendars, etc.), manage and maintain client files and database, greet and interact with clients and other visitors, transcription of dictation, Assist in updating/revising wills, trusts, and legal documents, input attorney(s) daily time records, open new matter/new client reports, as requested, and arrange for conflicts checks.

Qualifications: 2+ years of previous legal administrative support experience required, exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize, work independently, and multi-task a must. Ability to work in a high volume environment, excellent interpersonal, analytical, and organization skills, preferred skills in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Time Slips and Time Matters, MUST BE PUNCTUAL.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 



Workers' Comp. Defense Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary $50K + paid parking in the building + year end bonus.

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.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 



Insurance Defense Legal Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary: $48-50K

Job Duties: 

Mid-sized law firm located downtown seeks experienced legal secretary to work for 2 attorneys who specialize in insurance defense.  Must be highly organized, detail oriented, excellent communication skills and have several years of litigation experience, preferably in insurance defense work. Proficiency on MS Office Suite required.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 


Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA
Salary commensurate with experience. 

Job Duties: 

Small SE area law firm seeking litigation paralegal.  Duties include knowledge of the rules of civil procedure in state and federal court,  appellate procedures, docketing and calendaring case deadlines, e-filing (ICCES and CM/ECF),  set up and maintain files, prepare disclosure statements and discovery responses, draft motions, orders and responses, and document management.  Must have litigation experience, ability to communicate with clients, excellent verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail , organizational skills and a wide range of administrative skills.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 

 



Legal Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Job Duties: 

Mid-sized law firm seeking legal secretary with experience in Litigation , Estate and Probate law.  This busy desk requires ability to prioritize workload and multi-task.  Must have litigation experience along with estate experience.  Congenial, fun office located downtown.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 


PI Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

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.

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.

This could be a temp to hire position.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email:  dbaps@earthlink.net 

 



Transactional Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Salary Range: Call for details

Job Duties: 

Small, well-established litigation  law firm seeks transactional attorney to assist their litigation clients with transactional needs (corporate, real estate, contracts and business transactions).  Must have a viable practice with high standards for quality representation. Excellent benefit and compensation package.  Please send resume and cover letter.

Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net

 


Merger

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Denver, CO USA

Small, well-established litigation law firm with extremely high standards for quality of representation, client satisfaction and results seeking small firm for merger to handle the transactional needs of their litigation clients.  Successful firm will have a strong viable transactional practice and some litigation clients are a plus.  Send cover letter outlining firm’s interest and practice.

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Contact Information:

Denver Bar Association Placement Service
Phone: 303-894-0014
Email: dbaps@earthlink.net