Paralegal - Litigation

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Special Counsel is searching for Litigation Paralegal to join a law firm in Washington, D.C. The ideal candidate will have previous litigation experience. The firm will offer a generous compensation package to the successful candidate.

Duties and Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist attorneys with deposition, trial preparation, and document review in litigations
  • Coordinate trial witnesses with attorneys and secretaries
  • Facilitate document productions, including confidentiality, deliverables, service and drafting privilege logs
  • Research, investigate, analyze, and summarize facts and factual issues relevant to practice area
  • Draft pleadings, motions and appellate documents and file them with the court
  • Perform administrative duties (calendar hearings and deadlines, organize case files, manage logistics, etc.)
  • Maintain pleadings and discovery files
  • Organize exhibits, documents, evidence and briefs
  • Aid attorneys with interrogatories and other discovery requests
  • Help with depositions and witness preparation
  • Provide assistance with case settlements

 

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience
  • Experience with cite checking (Bluebook)
  • Experience with legal research tools Westlaw, D&B, Bloomberg is a plus
  • Experience with Relativity is a plus
  • Prior knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence, litigation documentation, court rules and procedures, practices, etc.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.