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Litigation Paralegal

Company:
Capitol Recruiters Inc.
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Salary:
commensurate with experience
Posted:
November 19, 2018

Description:

Litigation Paralegal – for highly regarded global law firm in Washington, DC.

This is a great opportunity for a litigation paralegal with trial experience to transfer their skills to a powerhouse global law firm.

Some of the responsibilities for this position:

• Work closely with senior paralegals and lawyers regarding all phases of litigation case management; including document and file management, case calendaring, discovery support, and trial prep and logistics activities.

• Coordinate with outside entities (e.g. courts, government agencies, expert witnesses, corporations, vendors and other law firms) as needed in support of assigned cases.

• Draft and review legal documents as requested by attorneys; and conduct legal research.

Position Requirements; prior experience with all stages of litigation, including use of e-discovery database tools, e-filing, and trial preparation activities required; experience working at trial or arbitration proceedings, strong interpersonal and written communication skills required, ability to work well under deadlines and pressure typical of complex litigation, investigation, and arbitration matters, Proficiency with cite-checking and Bluebook rules preferred, availability for overtime business travel as needed. BS/BA degree required, paralegal certificate preferred.

Salary is commensurate with experience.