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Legal Staff Paralegal in San Diego, CA

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Company name

Troutman Sanders LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Finance - General
Litigation - General/Commercial


San Diego, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 11,2018

Posted on

Mar 06,2018

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Paralegal Financial Services Litigation The candidate will manage essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Will perform paralegal duties and responsibilities as directed by group leader and other attorneys in assigned substantive practice group. Demonstrate strong organizational and writing skills. Research, analyze and summarize law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treatises, constitutions, legal codes and law-related information relevant to practice area. Research, investigate, analyze and summarize facts and factual issues relevant to practice area. Receive and follow complex instructions. Draft and prepare legal documents appropriate to practice area. Docket and take appropriate action to monitor and meet deadlines. Establish priorities and work concurrently on a variety of projects. Perform all assignments in strict compliance with ethical guidelines governing the practice of law. Demonstrate good teamwork skills within and among practice groups, offices and firm to facilitate efficient delivery of legal services. Consistently exhibit a high degree of professionalism. Use initiative and discretion in accomplishing routine assignments with minimum supervision. Direct and coordinate activities of law office support personnel as assigned. Participate in the training and professional development of other paralegals in routine practice elements. Conduct PACER research and run PACER reports. Works with litigation databases, including conducting searches, loading transcripts, and coding documents. Assist in deposition preparation, including preparation of deposition notebooks. Organize and monitor the maintenance of large matter files, i.e. correct and timely filing of correspondence, pleadings, transcripts and other case materials. Number and stamp documents for document productions, trial exhibits and trial notebooks. Copy and code documents in large document production performed inside or outside the office. Organize, chronologize, categorize and index documents, or other legal documents. Proofread documents. Assist with trial organization. Retrieve public records and/or obtain public records from online sources or directly from government institutions. Summarize simple depositions or other legal documents.

Qualification and Experience

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Graduation from a four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree, and certificate of completion from a paralegal training program, American Bar Association (ABA) approval preferred. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common technical journals, financial reports, legal and legislative documents are needed. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community are needed.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Troutman Sanders LLP
550 West B Street
Suite 400
San Diego, CA 92101-3599