The Law Offices of Travis R. Walker Careers

The Travis R. Walker Law Mission and Culture

We are here to help guide clients through some of the most difficult and challenging times of their lives as efficiently and compassionately as possible. We believe that clients deserve a confident team guiding them by responding to clients rapidly and empathetically. We do this by providing Aggressive, Solid and Compassionate Legal Services.

The Firm values respect, teamwork, and open communication, and believes that a positive work environment is essential for employee engagement, Productivity, and satisfaction. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work in an environment that is supportive and collaborative. We encourage our employees to share ideas, provide feedback, and communicate openly with each other and management. If you are passionate about maintaining a positive work culture and are committed to contributing to a supportive and collaborative team environment, we encourage you to join us.

Open Positions

Company Benefits

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Paid holidays

Schedule

  • 8-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday – Friday

Ability to Commute/
Relocate

  • Stuart, FL 34994
  • Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (required)
  • In-person

Open Positions

Job Summary: As a Trial Lawyer within our esteemed legal team, you will play a pivotal role in advocating for our clients in court proceedings. You will be responsible for representing clients during trials, hearings, and other legal proceedings. The ideal candidate possesses strong litigation skills, legal acumen, and the ability to effectively communicate complex legal arguments. This role demands a passion for the pursuit of justice and a commitment to achieving successful outcomes for our clients. Job Functions/Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Conduct thorough legal research to build a strong case foundation.
  • Gather and analyze evidence, interview witnesses, and collaborate with investigators as necessary.
  • Develop a comprehensive trial strategy and case theory.
  • Represent clients in court during trials, hearings, motions, and other legal proceedings.
  • Present opening and closing statements, examine witnesses, and cross-examine opposing witnesses.
  • Argue legal points and objections effectively before the court.
  • Adhere to courtroom rules and etiquette.
  • Stay abreast of changes in legal procedures and regulations.
  • Prepare legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Ensure all documentation is accurate, timely, and in compliance with legal standards.
  • Maintain regular communication with clients, keeping them informed about the progress of their cases.
  • Provide legal counsel to clients, explaining legal processes and potential outcomes.
  • Engage in pre-trial negotiations and settlement discussions when appropriate.
  • Negotiate plea bargains and settlements on behalf of clients.
Competencies:
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the bar and in good standing with the relevant jurisdiction.
  • Proven experience as a trial lawyer with a successful track record.
  • Strong oral advocacy and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with legal teams and clients.
  • Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and legal precedents.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
Experience:
  • Proven experience in handling trial cases.
  • Prior experience representing clients in court proceedings.
  • Strong track record of successfully managing and resolving complex legal issues related to trial and court proceedings.
  • Continuing legal education and staying up to date with changes in probate and estate laws.
Education:
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active license to practice law in the state/jurisdiction where the position is located.
Job Title: Full Time Salary: $100,000 – $130,000
Job Summary: As a Trial Lawyer within our esteemed legal team, you will play a pivotal role in advocating for our clients in court proceedings. You will be responsible for representing clients during trials, hearings, and other legal proceedings. The ideal candidate possesses strong litigation skills, legal acumen, and the ability to effectively communicate complex legal arguments. This role demands a passion for the pursuit of justice and a commitment to achieving successful outcomes for our clients. Job Functions/Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Conduct thorough legal research to build a strong case foundation.
  • Gather and analyze evidence, interview witnesses, and collaborate with investigators as necessary.
  • Develop a comprehensive trial strategy and case theory.
  • Represent clients in court during trials, hearings, motions, and other legal proceedings.
  • Present opening and closing statements, examine witnesses, and cross-examine opposing witnesses.
  • Argue legal points and objections effectively before the court.
  • Adhere to courtroom rules and etiquette.
  • Stay abreast of changes in legal procedures and regulations.
  • Prepare legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Ensure all documentation is accurate, timely, and in compliance with legal standards.
  • Maintain regular communication with clients, keeping them informed about the progress of their cases.
  • Provide legal counsel to clients, explaining legal processes and potential outcomes.
  • Engage in pre-trial negotiations and settlement discussions when appropriate.
  • Negotiate plea bargains and settlements on behalf of clients.
Competencies:
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the bar and in good standing with the relevant jurisdiction.
  • Proven experience as a trial lawyer with a successful track record.
  • Strong oral advocacy and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with legal teams and clients.
  • Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and legal precedents.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
Experience:
  • Proven experience in handling trial cases.
  • Prior experience representing clients in court proceedings.
  • Strong track record of successfully managing and resolving complex legal issues related to trial and court proceedings.
  • Continuing legal education and staying up to date with changes in probate and estate laws.
Education:
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active license to practice law in the state/jurisdiction where the position is located.
Job Title: Full Time Salary: $100,000 – $130,000
Job Summary: We are seeking an experienced Paralegal to join our dynamic legal team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in civil litigation procedures and be flexible in other practice areas. Have excellent organizational skills, and a keen attention to detail. As a paralegal, you will play a crucial role in assisting attorneys throughout all phases of the litigation process, ensuring smooth progression of cases, and providing critical support to our clients. Candidates should be able to wow clients from intake to the end of the case. Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Assist attorneys in preparing legal documents, such as pleadings, motions, subpoenas, and discovery requests.
  • Conduct legal research to support case strategy.
  • Manage and organize case files, ensuring all relevant documents, correspondence, and evidence are appropriately filed and readily accessible.
  • Draft and proofread correspondence, pleadings, and other legal documents.
  • Coordinate document production and discovery processes, including document review, analysis, and preparation for court submission.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, opposing counsel, court personnel, and other relevant parties to facilitate case progression.
  • Maintain and update case calendars, tracking important deadlines, court appearances, and key events.
  • Assist attorneys in preparing for trials, hearings, and depositions, including compiling exhibits, witness coordination, and logistical arrangements.
  • Provide administrative support, such as scheduling appointments, managing attorney’s calendars, and handling phone calls.
Competencies:
  • In-depth understanding of civil litigation procedures, legal terminology, and court rules.
  • Proficient in conducting legal research, utilizing both online databases and traditional resources.
  • Meticulous in reviewing and proofreading legal documents for accuracy and consistency.
  • Strong ability to manage and organize complex case files, documents, and correspondence.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, allowing effective interaction with clients, colleagues, and external parties.
  • Skillful at prioritizing tasks, managing deadlines, and multitasking in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity with legal research databases, case management software, and Microsoft Office suite.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with attorneys, fellow paralegals, and administrative staff.
  • Demonstrated commitment to maintaining the highest level of confidentiality with sensitive legal matters.
  • Skills and experience are highly regarded, while showcasing a balance of personality, character, intelligence, and integrity as paramount attributes.
  • Emphasis on possessing a positive personality, strong character traits, and high ethical standards.
  • Demonstrated capacity to adapt and learn quickly in various situations.
  • Strong ability to function as a team player while also demonstrating aptitude for independent work.
  • Self-starter qualities and the capability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • A combination of assertiveness, solidity, and compassion in approaching tasks and interactions.
  • Openness to flexibility, coupled with a positive and open-minded attitude.
  • Willingness to view failures as opportunities for learning and personal development.
What You Will Need To Be Successful In The Role:
  • Paralegal certification from an accredited institution is a plus.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Civil Litigation Paralegal in a law firm or legal department.
  • Proficiency in legal research techniques and the use of legal databases.
  • Strong knowledge of state and federal court rules and procedures.
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing legal documents, drafting correspondence, and managing case files.
  • Familiarity with e-filing systems and electronic document management.
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and case management software.
  • Experience with trial preparation, including organizing exhibits and coordinating witness schedules.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with clients, attorneys, and external parties.
  • Exposure to working within an office setting and an understanding of office dynamics.
  • Some familiarity with collections practices within a professional context.
Education:
  • Associate Degree or higher in Paralegal Studies or a related field or relevant job experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Salary: $21.00 – $25. 00
Job Summary: We are seeking an experienced Paralegal to join our dynamic legal team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in civil litigation procedures and be flexible in other practice areas. Have excellent organizational skills, and a keen attention to detail. As a paralegal, you will play a crucial role in assisting attorneys throughout all phases of the litigation process, ensuring smooth progression of cases, and providing critical support to our clients. Candidates should be able to wow clients from intake to the end of the case. Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Assist attorneys in preparing legal documents, such as pleadings, motions, subpoenas, and discovery requests.
  • Conduct legal research to support case strategy.
  • Manage and organize case files, ensuring all relevant documents, correspondence, and evidence are appropriately filed and readily accessible.
  • Draft and proofread correspondence, pleadings, and other legal documents.
  • Coordinate document production and discovery processes, including document review, analysis, and preparation for court submission.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, opposing counsel, court personnel, and other relevant parties to facilitate case progression.
  • Maintain and update case calendars, tracking important deadlines, court appearances, and key events.
  • Assist attorneys in preparing for trials, hearings, and depositions, including compiling exhibits, witness coordination, and logistical arrangements.
  • Provide administrative support, such as scheduling appointments, managing attorney’s calendars, and handling phone calls.
Competencies:
  • In-depth understanding of civil litigation procedures, legal terminology, and court rules.
  • Proficient in conducting legal research, utilizing both online databases and traditional resources.
  • Meticulous in reviewing and proofreading legal documents for accuracy and consistency.
  • Strong ability to manage and organize complex case files, documents, and correspondence.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, allowing effective interaction with clients, colleagues, and external parties.
  • Skillful at prioritizing tasks, managing deadlines, and multitasking in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity with legal research databases, case management software, and Microsoft Office suite.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with attorneys, fellow paralegals, and administrative staff.
  • Demonstrated commitment to maintaining the highest level of confidentiality with sensitive legal matters.
  • Skills and experience are highly regarded, while showcasing a balance of personality, character, intelligence, and integrity as paramount attributes.
  • Emphasis on possessing a positive personality, strong character traits, and high ethical standards.
  • Demonstrated capacity to adapt and learn quickly in various situations.
  • Strong ability to function as a team player while also demonstrating aptitude for independent work.
  • Self-starter qualities and the capability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • A combination of assertiveness, solidity, and compassion in approaching tasks and interactions.
  • Openness to flexibility, coupled with a positive and open-minded attitude.
  • Willingness to view failures as opportunities for learning and personal development.
What You Will Need To Be Successful In The Role:
  • Paralegal certification from an accredited institution is a plus.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Civil Litigation Paralegal in a law firm or legal department.
  • Proficiency in legal research techniques and the use of legal databases.
  • Strong knowledge of state and federal court rules and procedures.
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing legal documents, drafting correspondence, and managing case files.
  • Familiarity with e-filing systems and electronic document management.
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and case management software.
  • Experience with trial preparation, including organizing exhibits and coordinating witness schedules.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with clients, attorneys, and external parties.
  • Exposure to working within an office setting and an understanding of office dynamics.
  • Some familiarity with collections practices within a professional context.
Education:
  • Associate Degree or higher in Paralegal Studies or a related field or relevant job experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Salary: $21.00 – $25. 00

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