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 32 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

CBA, DBA and CBA-CLE will be closed starting at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 24 through Friday, Nov. 26. 

Current Job Openings

To apply to any of these:

 

Contact Information:

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

 

Family Law Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

DTC Law Firm is seeking a family law paralegal.  Must have 3 years of experience in family law,  Microsoft Word, Excel, and CCE, state court rules knowledge, excellence in communication, writing, and organization. Duties include: E-filing, docketing, case management, preparation of financial disclosure and discovery, and trial preparation. The current salary range is $65,000 - $75,000 and benefits for a full-time individual would include health/dental/401k matching, free parking and gym access.

 

Litigation Legal Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Insurance defense firm seeks legal assistant with litigation experience.  Working knowledge of federal/state court rules and procedures, electronic filings, docketing and calendaring,  editing, proofreading, grammar, spelling, punctuation and composition; experience with medical records and document management; and ability to multitask and work independently.  Excellent computer skills, including MS Word, Outlook, Excel, Power-Point, Adobe Pro and time entry billing software.  Monday-Friday- 40 hours. 

 

Salary: $50 – 60K

 

Paralegal/Office Administrator

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

Small south Denver law firm is seeking an Office Manager/Legal Administrator.  If you are an experienced paralegal (preferably experienced in estate administration)  with accounting /billing skills this firm will train in legal administration.  Responsibilities include financial operations, human resources, technology processes, time and billing and general administrative duties.  This is a flexible position from 30 – 40 hours per week.  Firm offers competitive salary,  excellent benefit package and paid parking.  Please send resume and salary requirement. 

 

Law Office Manager/Administrator

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Downtown Denver corporate and real estate law firm looking for an office manager/administrator.  Duties include processing invoices for payment, reconciling all firm bank accounts; preparing and processing bi-monthly payrolls, preparing monthly financial reports, processing trust account transactions, administering timekeeping system (Sage Timeslips), maintaining personnel records and assist with the interviewing and assisting the partners with employee benefit programs.  Experience in Microsoft Office, Word, Outlook, Excel and Adobe (PDF).  Knowledge of Sage Timeslips billing program and Serengeti Legal Tracker a plus.  Salary range $80,000 - $110,000.  Benefits include parking, gym membership, health insurance with dental and vision, and participation in the firm’s 401(k) plan.

 

Litigation Legal Assistant--Estates & Probate

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Law firm specializing in Estates/Probate, located in Cherry Creek, is seeking an executive level Legal Assistant with at least ten years’ experience to join our litigation team. The successful candidate must be proficient in using Microsoft Office, have a strong attention to detail, good communication and organizational skills, as well as excellent proofreading, grammar, typing and transcription skills. Firm offers excellent benefits including health, dental, vision and life insurance, 3 weeks’ vacation plus 1-week personal leave, 401k, along with a great work environment. The annual salary range for this position is $70,000 to $85,000. 

 

Legal Administrator

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

Small South Denver Law Firm is seeking an experienced Business Manager/Legal Administrator.  This position’s responsibilities include financial operations, human resources, technology processes, time and billing and general management of all office functions.  Ideal candidate must have a minimum of 5 years of administrative experience in a professional services environment.  Experience in a law firm is strongly preferred. Part time and/or flexible work scheduled considered.  We offer a competitive salary, plus health benefits, 401k plan and paid parking.  If interested and qualified, please submit resume along with cover letter and salary requirement.

 

Executive-Legal Assistant/Office Manager

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

Private equity investment and financial management firm seeking executive/legal assistant/office manager. Support President, Managing Director, VP of Finance, and General Counsel.   Responsibilities include executive assistant, project management, HR, accounting, travel arrangements, and office management.   Must have office experience in a fast-paced financial services or law firm, polished interpersonal skills, high energy, exceptional attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, finance or accounting software and ability to work independently. Salary in the low $70’s, 10% bonus and  exceptional benefits.  Located in DTC.

 

Sr. Legal Assistant to General Counsel

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

Corporation is seeking a Senior Legal Assistant to join our team in the Denver Tech Center. Work under the supervision of the General Counsel, the Senior Legal Assistant will directly support the General Counsel/EVP/CAO and provide legal and administrative support to the Senior Director and Manager of Administration (Legal, Risk, Human Resources). A Senior Legal Assistant with knowledge and experience in corporate law and/or real estate law. Associate Degree, paralegal certification or formal training is highly desirable.  3-5 years of experience as a Paralegal or Legal Assistant required. Experience using Vista Plus, PeopleSoft, Visio, Excel, and TyMetrix is highly desirable.  Salary $65-95K plus annual bonus and outstanding benefit package.

 

Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Paralegal needed to assist attorney who specializes in serious injury, consumer class actions and environmental harm.  Must have 5 years of litigation experience (preferably large document cases), ability to work independently and multi-task, experience with medical records and advanced computer skills.

Salary commensurate with experience.

 

Defense Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Mid-sized downtown law firm seeking a defense litigation paralegal for busy desk.  Firm specializes in representing clients in complex litigation, product liability, employment, bad faith and construction defect.  3+ years of litigation experience required, paralegal certification is desirable, experience in state and federal court e-filings, drafting and indexing pleadings, docketing and strong attention to detail.  Salary commensurate with experience.

 

Associate Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

8 attorney law firm located in DTC area seeking 1-2 year associate. Successful candidate will have 1-2 years of litigation experience, be licensed in Colorado, have strong analytical, research and writing skills and needs to be a self-starter with excellent academic credentials.  Salary 85-90K.

 

Temp Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Mid-sized law firm located downtown seeking long term temp paralegal thru at least November 15th. Successful candidate will  have e-discovery knowledge, depo exhibit prep, and all aspects of the  litigation process.  This position will be 4 days in the office and one day from home with some flexibility.  Must have advanced computer skills including database experience.  Congenial atmosphere and a fun place to work.

 

Long-Term Temp Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Paralegal needed to assist attorneys with preparation for administrative hearings.  Duties include review  of extensive reports of investigations, create pleadings, templates and first drafts of court documents, maintain database, maintain and track master calendar, research and gather information, assist with bankruptcy related issues  and assist with licensure discipline.  Paralegal certificate or 4 years of related experience necessary. Familiarity with Administrative Procedures Act, bankruptcy and litigation.  6-9 month assignment.

 

Salary $28-30/hour.

 

Work Comp Legal Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Small law firm seeking legal assistant to aid attorneys in processing Workers' Comp and Social Security Disability claims.  Must have some legal experience, keen attention to detail, organizational skills, confidentiality and dependability, and excellent computer skills required.  Work Comp experience and bi-lingual (Spanish) a plus.  Paid parking and benefit package after 60 days.

 

Family Law Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Top 10 rated family law firm looking for someone with extensive family law experience, minimum of 7+ years, who can take over management of the family law division of the firm within six months.   The ideal candidate has strong writing and case management skills and significant courtroom experience.   Book of business is optional, but obviously a very favorable quality.  He/she will be managing just one or two lawyers to start, but there are  plans to build the practice statewide.   Successful candidate will not only manage a full case load but who is also willing to help grow the firm in the near future.   Minimum billing of 100 hours with incentive pay for additional billing each month (based on actual collections).   Salary range is based on experience and the candidate should provide his or her salary expectations, a writing sample demonstrating knowledge of family law and persuasive writing ability. 

 

Contract Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Mid-sized law firm needs full-time attorney for the next two months (or longer) on electronic document research and review with an eye toward assisting with deposition prep materials.  Ideally it would be someone with a construction background but someone smart, interested and diligent will be considered.   There are  hundreds of GB of data to cull and review for prep. 

 

Trusts/Estates/Probate Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Law firm located  in Cherry Creek, is in need of a paralegal who has at least 5 years experience in the areas of probate, trust
and fiduciary litigation, estate administration, guardianships and conservatorships.   Must have experience regarding the preparation of pleadings; docketing; depositions, reviewing and summarizing  medical and financial records; managing discovery; preparation of chronologies and timelines;
conducting witness interviews; trial preparation including exhibits and trial notebooks.  Salary $70 – 90K.

 

HR Administrator

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

This newly created position  for the Colorado/Denver Bar Associations will assist in developing and implementing human resource policies and procedures in employment, compensation, benefits, organizational development, employee relations, performance management, training, and safety. Administers and may develop policies and programs covering employment interviewing, personnel administration (records and reports), training, EEO, and personnel research.  Ideal candidate will have Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or equivalent and t to five years’ human resources experience.  Salary is $75K and excellent benefit package including a 10% contribution to 401K.

 

Tax/Estates/Business Secretary

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

National law firm seeking long term temporary tax/estates secretary.  Must have strong legal skills with emphasis on tax and estates, advanced computer skills, ability to multi-task and professional demeanor.  Firm located downtown.  Position could last 4 months.  Salary $30 – 35/hour.

 

Legal Assistant/Secretary--Boulder

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Boulder, CO

 

Boulder law firm seeking a floating secretary.  The firm practices in a variety of areas, but the successful candidate should have some litigation experience and solid experience in other areas is preferred.   Free parking or Eco Pass, 37.50 hour week  and excellent benefit package.

 

Associate Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

 

A litigation and business law firm in the Denver Tech Center is looking for an associate attorney who shares our core values of honesty, integrity, initiative, collegiality, and a continuous improvement mindset, to join our growing practice. About 60% of the practice is business litigation; the balance is a mix of business and real estate transactions, government regulatory issues, and day-to-day business problems and solutions. Applicants should have a JD from a nationally recognized law school, well-developed research and writing skills, and experience in one or more of the following areas: business, civil, or real estate litigation and business transactions. The ideal candidate will share our interest in a good work-life balance and team effort. Earning potential is commensurate with productivity.  

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Contract Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO

 

Temporary  attorney needed for small business litigation firm located in DTC.  Assist attorneys with  case overloads.  Must have litigation experience and be licensed in Colorado.  This could be a temp to hire position for the right candidate.

 

Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

Duties include: Managing cases from intake through trial and conclusion of the matters;  Utilizing knowledge of State and Federal rules of civil procedure;  Coordinating all aspects of discovery, including tracking and use of litigation databases, Analyzing case facts and documents to conduct fact gathering research and assemble background information; Organizing exhibits, documents, evidence, briefs and appendices; Drafting and editing motions, pleadings, disclosures, and other litigation documents; Organizing client files and preparing working notebooks and summaries; Coordinating with his/her team to meet internal and client timeline requirements. Must have 3 years of litigation experience, applicable knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence, litigation documentation, court rules and procedures, practices.  Strong writing and research skills along with attention to detail.  Work under the supervision of senior paralegals. 

Salary $52 – 58K

 

IT/Knowledge Management Specialist

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO

 

This position will work with professionals across the law firm to assist in the gathering, storing, and sharing information and data maintained in digital format, catalogued, and indexed for ease of access. The KMS will work cooperatively with the Information Systems staff and end users to design and maintain a user friendly database, updated on an ongoing basis, ensuring data is stored safely and securely consistent with the firm’s standards for confidentiality, integrity, and availability.  Also assist with the onboarding of newly hired firm professionals including conducting introductory training.  Must have a strong aptitude for learning new technology, possess demonstrated knowledge regarding  recording, storing, cataloging, and indexing information in both physical and digital format,  and proficiency in a large number of office applications.

 

Accounts Payable Specialist

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

 

Large law firm seeking A/P Specialist to process A/P invoices, input approved invoices and checks, audit expense reports, research A/P inquiries,  process costs and vouchers from vendors, petty cash, 1099 maintenance, verify federal tax ID numbers, ensure compliance of sales and use tax laws, reconciliation of A/P and maintain files and documentation.  Must have 2+ years of experience in a law firm accounting department or high volume automated A/P department. Proficiency in Excel and Word.  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent experience required.  Send cover letter, resume and salary requirement.

 

 

Part Time Office/Accounting Manager

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

 

Small law firm has a part time position available for qualified candidate to handle attorney billing, A/P, and light accounting duties.  This position will be approximately 20 hours per week after a training period and can be performed remotely.  Must have experience with Quick Books and Sage Timeslips.  Law firm experience  plus.  Salary $30/hour.

 

Legal Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

 

Small, centrally-located Denver law firm seeks FT legal assistant with a minimum of 3 years of law firm experience to support our corporate/business, real estate and transactional practice.  Strong attention to detail and organizational skills are required along with highly proficient computer skills with emphasis on the Microsoft Office Suite.  A team player, able to multi-task and assume administrative duties as needed, such as time and billing software, are a definite plus. 

 

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package (health and dental insurance, paid parking, 401(k) Plan) plus a professional work environment with an emphasis on teamwork.  To be considered, please submit a cover letter, resume and salary requirements.

 

 

Associate Litigation Attorney

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

 

Denver, CO USA

 

Busy SE Denver civil litigation firm seeks associate with 1 – 3  years litigation  experience.   Must have excellent oral and written communication skills, strong academic background, and desire to rapidly assume ever increasing responsibility for our cases. The attorney we hire will be afforded the opportunity to conduct all phases of the litigation process. Submit résumé, transcript, writing sample, and references.  

 

Legal Assistant

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

 

 

 

 

Seeking full-time Legal Assistant (entry level) for small Denver area law firm to aid attorneys in processing Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability claims. College degree, attention to detail, organizational skills, confidentiality and dependability required; bi-lingual (Spanish) a plus. Competitive compensation package, including paid parking, and benefits after 60 days.

 

Accounting Coordinator

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

 

 

 

Branch office of national law firm seeking an accounting coordinator.  Duties include:

A/R, enter and process A/P vendor invoices, check cash receipts, back up to Chrome River,  organize and file monthly billing proformas, order office supplies, trust accounting, practice development spreadsheets,  help administrator prepare sales tax returns, update billing spreadsheets, emailing invoices, open reception desk each day at 8:00 sharp and work on special projects.  Must have law firm accounting experience and  strong computer skills.  Hours are 8:00- 4:30. Salary commensurate with experience.30 hours per week.

 

Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

 

 

Branch office of national law firm has an excellent opportunity for a Digital Assets and Data Management (DADM) Paralegal who will support activities of the local office attorneys and national DADM practice. The job responsibilities encompass performing overall paralegal and practice support tasks, including:

* Assist with data security incident response matters.
* Assist with regulatory defense related to investigations regarding data security incidents.
* Assist with litigation arising from disclosures of data security incidents and claims based on alleged violations of privacy law.

Successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree, a paralegal certificate, and 2-5 years of commercial litigation experience; equivalent combination of education, training and experience may substitute for education requirement.

Salary $90K with exceptional benefits.

 

 

Legal Accounting Clerk

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO USA

 

 

Law firm billing company is seeking an accounting clerk to handle billing, A/P and general accounting duties for various law firms.  Must have law firm accounting experience, and be proficient on accounting software, preferably Time Slips, Quick Books and Enterprise.   This is a full time position but with flexible hours.  Salary is $45 – 55K depending on experience.

 

 

Litigation Paralegal

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver Tech Center, CO USA

 

 

Sole practitioner who practices environmental litigation is seeking an additional experienced paralegal for a new position.   Duties include all aspects of trial prep for class action suits and some administrative responsibilities.  This will be a very busy desk and requires someone who can work independently.  Must have 4+ years of litigation experience and be computer savvy.  Capitol Hill location.  Competitive salary and benefits.

 

 

Litigation Associate

Denver Bar Association Placement Service

Denver, CO USA

Expanding law firm is seeking a 3-7 year associate to take over the litigation practice of the firm.  The litigation practice is diverse but is primarily focused on commercial litigation, personal injury litigation and probate related litigation.  Successful candidate will have excellent litigation skills and background and will be expected to bill 1500/1600 hours per year.  This position holds a lot of responsibility and great long-term opportunity.  Please submit resume, cover letter and salary requirement.  Office located in west Denver.
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Phone: 303-894-0014 

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