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Litigation Paralegal

Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Jun 12,2018

Location

Cleveland, OH
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Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Litigation Paralegal The candidate: Performs research and prepares a summary of research results as requested. Drafts legal documents and proofreads for accuracy. Prepares correspondence. Files documents and pleadings with various courts and other agencies. Summarizes legal documents, deposition transcripts, etc. Communicates properly and promptly with personnel and external contacts at all times and must exhibit a high level of customer service at all times. Assists in preparing for trial including to preparation of various legal documents and organizing documents for use at trial. Prepares witnesses for trial including but not limited to preparing witness subpoenas and effect service. Prepares exhibits and exhibit indexing for trial, maintaining exhibits for orderly retrieval and use. Prepares motions and court filings other than for extreme complex legal issues. Should have experience and knowledge of e-discovery, the EDRM, and experience using e-discovery software (e.g., Trial Director, Relativity, Summation, etc.). Attends at trial and court hearings to assist attorneys with exhibits, witnesses and demonstrative presentations as necessary. Checks citations in briefs for compliance with The Bluebook Uniform System of Citation and court rules, etc. Assists with propounding and responding to written discovery requests, preparing documents for production, and preparing subpoenas for documents. Assists with summarizing and organizing depositions and document productions. Assists with factual and legal research. Performs other duties as assigned. Must have a degree or certificate in paralegal studies. 3+ years of related experience is preferred. Proficiency in various software applications is required. Must be able to handle many priorities at one time, work well with others and have excellent communication skills. Flexibility to work overtime as needed. Must possess an excellent customer service attitude.

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