Litigation Paralegal

Special Counsel is looking for an experienced Litigation Paralegal to work for our client: a boutique law firm in downtown Portland, Oregon. The hours for this role are 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. This position has the opportunity to begin working remotely. Our client provides an excellent benefits package. Candidates should have at least 3 years of litigation experience working as a paralegal.
    
Responsibilities:
•    Draft legal correspondence such as pleadings and motions
•    E-file documents with the court
•    Assist attorneys with jury selection and preparing witnesses for trial
•    Knowledge of litigation procedures, court rules, and discovery
•    Index discovery documents
•    Conduct legal research 
•    Calendar deadlines and hearings and send confirmation and reminder emails
•    Enter client information into case management software

Qualifications:
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•    Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
•    Detail-oriented
•    Ability to multitask and prioritize projects
•    Strong organization skills
•    Team player

Education and Experience:
•    At least 3 years of litigation paralegal experience
•    Bachelor’s Degree preferred
•    ABA Paralegal Certification preferred



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