Career Opportunities with Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys

Blizzard and Zimmerman is a dynamic, innovative, collaborative, and award-winning Criminal, Criminal Appeal, Family Law, Divorce, and Civil law firm here in Abilene, Texas. In all practice areas, we protect our clients’ rights and interests.

For all positions, please email a copy of your resume to careers@blizzardlawfirm.com. In the body of your email, indicate the position you are applying for.

Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys do not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters; you may submit a brief description of the proposed candidate.

Professional Opportunities

Legal File Clerk

Legal file clerks are responsible for organizing and maintaining Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys law firm records. A high school diploma/GED is required, and training is provided. This is a full-time position, but part-time candidates will also be considered. Successful candidates will have strong organizational and time management skills, maintain confidentiality, and communicate effectively. Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Preparation of attorney files, filing, entering time and expenses for attorneys, and be the back-up to other secretaries and clerks 
  • Excellent writing, grammar, proofreading, communication skills, and meticulous attention to detail 
  • Positive team player as well as an independent worker 
  • Excel in a fast-paced environment 
  • Relief reception coverage, client intake 
  • Perform general office activities, such as customer service, typing, answering telephones, operating office machines, processing mail, ordering supplies, or securing confidential materials 
  • Law firm clerical support 
  • Maintenance of attorney files (particularly litigation) 
  • Attorney timekeeping software and document management systems 
  • Proficiency using Microsoft products, Word, Excel, Microsoft 365 
  • Manage multiple deadlines 
  • Indexing and management of on-site and off-site file storage/retrieval 

Student Opportunities

Law Clerks

The Law Clerk Internship program with Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys provides law students real law firm experience by way of supporting our attorneys through assembling and organizing legal documents; researching law; assembling case materials; and writing reports and memoranda. Successful candidates will have strong organizational and time management skills, maintain confidentiality, and communicate effectively. These positions are non-paying and are coordinated with the university to satisfy the student’s respective program requirements. Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Preparing legal drafts by assembling and organizing information for legal forms and documents, including complaints, declarations, discovery requests, responses, and other pleadings. 
  • Research by studying laws, statutes, constitutions, regulations, court opinions, including precedents and reasoning, and trends using standard print texts and computers.
  • Preparing legal memoranda. 
  • Maintain confidentiality and communicate effectively. 
  • Assembling case materials by collecting, organizing, and summarizing information, documents, reports, and evidence. 
  • Preparing for trial by preparing trial briefs, exhibits, subpoenas, evidence, and motions. 
  • Maintaining attorney calendars by entering and updating requirements, court dates, and meetings.
  • Protecting Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys reputation by keeping client information confidential. 

Social Media Marketing/Marketing Assistants

The Social Media Marketing Internship Program with Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys provides a student with a hands-on social media marketing and advertising experience. The student’s role will be to support our Marketing Director who acts as the student’s personal mentor and guides the hands-on experience of capturing photos/videos, creating content, copywriting, marketing the content across social media, understanding, and learning paid media, and utilizing various marketing tools.  This position is non-paying and coordinated with the university to satisfy the student’s respective program requirements. Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Developing content for digital marketing campaigns including email, social media, and online advertisements (Facebook, Google). 
  • Assist with copywriting and image creation for all outgoing print marketing materials including letterhead, business cards, brochures, flyers, etc. to ensure the firm is presented professionally. 
  • Assist with the development of online courses. 
  • Maintain confidentiality, and communicate effectively.
  • Assist with management of social media and website content, mailing lists, SEO development, and data analytics to ensure all content is up to date and relevant. 
  • Prepare monthly reports on data analytics across the web and social platforms, stay up-to-date on the latest market research, and advise on improvements. 
  • Protecting Blizzard and Zimmerman Attorneys reputation by keeping client information confidential.