Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Boston, MA

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Company name

LeClairRyan LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

USA Boston, MA

Date Last Verified

Sep 26,2017

Posted on

Jun 05,2017

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Profile

Litigation Paralegal (Commercial Litigation) The candidate will primarily support a very successful litigation team who has successfully represented clients in commercial litigation matters. Contribute to the success of the team by completing tasks that include the following: Proactively assisting attorneys with all aspects of the litigation process from case inception through trial and appeal process. Taking responsibility for overall case file maintenance, requesting and maintaining records, including indexing and filing case materials, following up on outstanding matters. Assisting attorneys with all phases of discovery, including first draft responses to discovery as directed. Managing and organizing large volumes of documents including hard copy and electronic files. Maintaining a master set of all documents, keeping updated records and correspondence files as well as preparing electronic files. Assisting with facilitating successful settlement processes.

Qualification and Experience

A Bachelor's Degree and/or a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved paralegal program required. 2 years of litigation experience required. Should also possess strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication (oral and written) skills. Should have previous experience performing the following tasks: drafting correspondence and pleadings; assisting attorneys in preparing for depositions, mediation, trial; document management; knowledge of court rules; proficiency in e-filing (state and federal); calendaring and docketing; and research skills. Experience with electronic document review platforms such as Summation, Concordance, including key word searching and assistance in production coordination. Each candidate must be able to handle multiple projects at the same time and be willing to work overtime if necessary.

Additional info

Tracking Code: 576-277.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
LeClairRyan LLP
One International Place
Eleventh Floor
Boston, MA 02110