Houston Virtual Paralegals is a team of experienced, highly qualified paralegals dedicated to providing high quality legal services to attorneys and their clients with professionalism and efficiency. We are available to offer our services on a per-project basis, or will be happy to establish an on-going relationship via a variety of retainer agreement options.
All legal services rendered by Houston Virtual Paralegals are performed under the direction and supervision of licensed attorneys. We are unable to provide legal advice or perform legal work for individuals.
Houston Virtual Paralegals provides paralegal and legal secretarial services that lend a high level of experience, skill and expertise to your law practice. Utilizing our services will bolster your flexibility and provide the leverage you need to accomplish tasks, goals and your overall business strategy. Some of the improvements you will quickly realize by utilizing our services include:
Additionally, as an employer you understand that base wages are only part of the cost of maintaining an office staff. Employee benefits are one of the biggest cash drains of your law practice, and can easily eclipse the cost of wages. By engaging the services of a virtual paralegal, you eliminate the following employer's expenses:
By utilizing Houston Virtual Paralegals, you eliminate the expense of employee benefits and overhead, and are able to bill your client for legal work rendered by us, further reducing costs and increasing profitability.
The American Bar Association has recognized the value of utilization of virtual paralegal services in its article Outsourcing for Small Firms and Solos: Virtual Paralegals:
"Many functions lend themselves to being performed virtually, including that of a paralegal. A virtual paralegal still works under the direction of an attorney; the main difference being that a virtual paralegal works from a remote location, on a contract basis rather than as an employee. A virtual paralegal enables solos and small firms to take advantage of the economy that effective use of a paralegal can provide to a practice, on an as needed basis"