Austin Legal Professionals Association, Inc.

Career Center

One of the great benefits of being a member of Austin LPA is the career opportunity job listings available. They are for the benefit of NALS, Texas ALP, and Austin LPA members only.  Please review the listings and contact Chairman Heidi Mathis if there is a position which you are interested in applying for.  She will be happy to provide you with the details of the company that placed the ad. 


This service is available to local employers at no charge.  Please send position openings to Chairman Heidi Mathis. Austin LPA requests that all ads be limited to one paragraph of 150 words or less.  Because this is a public site, we ask that the ad not include specific information about your company. Instead, please provide Ms. Mathis with all specific information, like the name of your company, the name, and contact information of the person reviewing candidates, and all documents you would like to receive from each candidate.


Heidi Mathis

Thompson Coe Cousins & Irons, L.L.P.

701 Brazos Street, 15th Floor

Austin, Texas 78701

(512) 827-2311 - Work

Email: Heidi
Career Opportunities
Paralegal #07.02

Litigation Secretary: 

A firm located in downtown  Austin is looking for a Litigation Secretary.  Ideal candidate will have 5 years litigation experience.  Health Care Law a PLUS.  Someone who can demonstrate a positive attitude and strong judgment and  takes initiative, strong sense of integrity and dependable. 

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·         Support litigation lawyers on various clerical duties and other responsibilities team may require

·         Draft or proofread documents, email correspondence, letters, etc.

·         Maintain organization of client files, including electronic files in the firm’s document management system (FileSite)

·         Manage expenses including preparation of online expense reimbursement requests

·         Coordinate travel and meetings utilizing online booking tools, as requested


·         Minimum five years of litigation experience.  Health Law a PLUS

·         Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

·         Ability to work well with others in a team environment

·         Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

Temp To Hire through LeadingEdge Personnel  $60-$68k/yr when perm (DOE)

Paralegal #09.01

Provide administrative and  clerical support for 1-2 attorneys in small criminal law office; field client calls and inquiries; update attorney calendar and client notices for court settings; maintain and organize confidential files and discovery; edit and format attorney drafts; create drafts of standard petitions; manage deadlines, hearing requests, and subpoenas for administrative hearings; file pleadings at courthouse and by e-file.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, prefer also Excel, QuickBooks, and PowerPoint.

Court Clerk I #10/01

The Travis County District Clerk’s office has a Court Clerk I position available in our Jury/Passport Office.  See Travis County Job Description for Duties and Responsibilities. Go to  Go to Human Resources - Job Descriptions – Court Clerk I.


Please submit a Travis County Application to Laura Jimenez by 5:00 pm on Monday, October 23, 2017 at