Litigation Paralegal for 2021

Special Counsel's valued client in downtown Pittsburgh is looking for an experienced litigation paralegal who also has e-discovery background to start in 2021.  If you want to hear more about this role please send your resume to Mary.Welsh@specialcounsel.com or Pittsburgh@specialcounsel.com

Responsibilities:

  • Assist attorneys in preparing legal documents; legal research; prepare witness files; assist in all phases of discovery and court hearings/trials; prepare relevant documents for exhibits and other materials for, and attend depositions, hearings, and trials; gather, review and organize documents for discovery; prepare and produce documents; review records produced by other parties; prepare, review and edit pleadings and discovery requests; summarize deposition and trial transcripts; prepare and arrange for service of subpoenas; schedule court reporters for depositions.
  • Assist in creating, managing and working in litigation databases such as Concordance and Relativity for large-scale litigation. 
  • Prepare and file court documents; be familiar with electronic filing protocol in Federal Bankruptcy, State and Appeals Courts.  Assist attorney in title search research in connection with oil and gas rights and related litigation.
  • Calculate filing dates for court and monitor deadlines; notify attorneys and staff of any updates to electronic court dockets.
  • Qualifications:

     

  • 2-4 years of experience performing the work listed in Responsibilities
  • Paralegal Certificate and or a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to monitor deadlines and interact with multiple attorneys
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Proficient in litigation management databases such as Concordance, Relativity
  • Responsive and courteous interaction with clients
  • Ability to operate with a minimum of supervision, including consistent follow through on assignments
  • Proficient in Microsoft Products
  • To hear more please send your resume to Pittsburgh@specialcounsel.com 

     

     

     



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