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Law Offices of Barry Sooalo ------------------------- Attorney at Law

Practiced Areas
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Paralegal Duties for Individual Practiced Areas
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Appellate
Asbestos Litigation
Bankruptcy
Business/Corporate
Collections
Contract Administration
Criminal
Domestic Relations/Family Law
Employee Benefits
Foreclosure
Immigration
Intellectual Property
Labor/Employment
Landlord/Tenant
Litigation
Personal Injury/Medical Malpractice/Product Liability
Probate and Estate Administration
Public Benefits
Real Property
Securities/Municipal Bonds
Tax
Workers' Compensation

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Paralegal Management/Administration
* Recruit, hire, and orient new and temporary paralegals.

* Conduct disciplinary actions and terminations.
* Provide continuing legal education by presenting in-house training programs and suggesting attendance at outside seminars.

* Assign projects to paralegals; coordinate work flow; monitor billable and non-billable hours.

* Prepare financial and statistical reports including a yearly budget for the paralegal program, periodic employee status report, work assignments, and profitability analyses.

* Participate in periodic and yearly salary reviews and evaluations.

* Participate in long-range planning of the firm, with a focus on paralegal staffing.

* Promote effective and maximum utilization of paralegals.

* Set paralegal salaries and billing rates.

* Perform other administrative duties, including:

o solving personnel problems;

o proposing new paralegal policies and administering existing firm policies;

o complying with labor laws; and

o acting as a liaison between the paralegals, attorneys, and the paralegal committee to promote effective utilization of paralegals.

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Providing legal services in civil and criminal matters in Honolulu and throughout the Pacific.