Litigation Paralegal

Special Counsel is looking to hire a Litigation Paralegal for a direct hire opportunity with a busy mid-sized law firm. The ideal candidate should have extensive litigation experience, exhibit a high attention to detail, be a team player, and demonstrate an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage cases from inception to trial
  • Case management and record keeping
  • Draft legal correspondence and pleadings
  • Calendaring and scheduling
  • Handle all aspects of discovery
  • Perform legal research for relevant case law
  • Assist with preparation of reports and provide status updates to clients
  • Prepare materials for hearings, trials, and depositions
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    Qualifications:

  • Strong litigation skills with prior experience handling personal injury, premise liability, construction defect, and insurance defense matters
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    Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
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    Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s Degree with a Paralegal Certificate required
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    Experience: At least 5-7 years’ experience as a Paralegal handling complex litigation matters

     

    Benefits:

  • Parking
  • Health after 30 days
  • 401(k) Eligible after 1 year
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    Employment Type: Full-time; Permanent

     

    Work Hours: 40 hours per week

     

    Please apply today by submitting your resume in Word format using the below link!   To view all our open positions, please visit us at www.specialcounsel.com.



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