The Firm seeks an experienced Litigation Paralegal. The person hired for this position will have significant responsibility early on, and will be expected to coordinate subpoenas, prepare initial drafts of correspondence, discovery responses, summarize depositions and medical records, manage document productions, and interact with clients, co-counsel, opposing counsel, investigators, and various vendors. Our litigation paralegals also have significant involvement in trial preparation; and complete other tasks as assigned by supervising attorneys. This position requires a Paralegal Certificate and a minimum of three to five years of experience as a litigation paralegal. Experience with Lexis, and with MS Office applications including Excel is required. Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills, as well as strong written and verbal communication skills, are critical. The successful candidate will have a solid work ethic, impeccable attendance and punctuality, and the ability to work independently as well as part of a team. A positive attitude, the ability to set priorities and work under pressure, and the ability to establish a good rapport with firm attorneys and clients are vital. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Please address cover letter, resume, and paralegal certificate to Liz Pitzer, Office Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org