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Commercial / General Litigation Paralegal

Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

Tampa, FL

Posted on

Apr 04,2018
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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. Commercial / General Litigation Paralegal The candidate will be processing incoming cases; setting up and maintaining files which are organized chronologically, numerically and/or by subject matter; setting up new matters in the billing software; E-Filing; inputting of billing entries; handling client communications. Will be coordinating of hearings, depositions, trials, meetings; monitoring and complying with deadlines in accordance with Florida Rules of Civil Procedure. Drafting discovery responses; coordinating client production; gathering and organizing discovery; conducting Bates-stamping, redacting, duplicating and indexing of documents; working with outside vendors on electronic production under the guidance of an attorney; categorizing documents by subject matter; preparing a chronology of facts; creating production charts and index. Working with attorneys in the preparation and filing of all court documents; creating, binding and distributing files and courtesy copies; organizing briefs, exhibits and appendices; drafting subpoenas/summons; preparing exhibits and organizing exhibits, files and all other supporting documents; coordinating trial set-up and logistics; assisting attorneys in the courtroom by taking notes, handling exhibits, and marking documents referred to by counsel; assisting in the preparation of witness testimony; maintaining status reports on all files; and monitoring deadlines. Should have demonstrated appropriate initiative, especially with attorney follow-up items. Must have organizational and communication skills. Commercial litigation experience and paralegal certification is preferred.

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Law Firm Staff

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