SourcePro Search has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Litigation Paralegal. Our client is a top ranked and large global law firm and offers a fantastic culture. This role offers a highly competitive compensation package including base, bonus, OT and great benefits.
Assist with document retrieval, review, organization, and production.
Maintain case pleadings, correspondence, discovery and research.
Manage case calendars.
Support trial, hearing and arbitration preparation and assist in related proceedings.
Compile document collection, production and privilege logs; prepare exhibit lists.
Coordinate depositions and prepare witness kits.
Support attorneys with court filings, including adherence to strict deadlines and local / individual court practices.
Support preparation of documents in accordance with federal and state court rules.
Conduct legal research using Bloomberg, Lexis, Westlaw Next, Pacer, etc.
Coordinate work with outside document and litigation vendors.
Cite-check, Shepardize and Bluebook briefs; prepare tables of contents and authorities, assemble accompanying exhibits.
Prepare and release daily diaries and weekly timesheets.
Prepare audit response letters.
Assist with special projects, e.g., monitor topics of interest to attorneys, coordinate meetings, etc.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills & Attributes
Superior written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
Ability to produce high-quality work product under pressure and tight deadlines.
Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office.
Ability to carefully and accurately follow instructions and prioritize work appropriately.
Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion in a professional manner.
Ability to take ownership of tasks and think creatively.
Ability to work independently and as a team player.
Ability to analyze information and solve problems.
Knowledge of factual issues and court procedures for assigned matters.
Experience & Requirements
3-5 years’ experience as a litigation paralegal.
Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint.