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Paralegal

Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Aug 06,2018

Location

Las Vegas, NV
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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. Paralegal Candidate will be involved in and assist with all aspects of case preparation and file management from commencement through settlement or trial, including all aspects of trial preparation and set-up of electronic equipment in the courtroom and provide court assistance, as required. Responsible for overall case file maintenance, including indexing and filing case materials, as well as administrative case management and litigation support, including the coordination of document production, organizing and indexing documents, preparing witness files and exhibits, and assisting during depositions and trials; Assist attorneys with all phases of discovery, including first draft of responses to discovery as directed; Manage, organize and update large volumes of documents including hard copies and electronic files and maintain a master set of all documents; Assist with the preparation and drafting of briefs, memoranda, exhibits; Work closely with the attorneys and support staff to facilitate a seamless flow of information among the litigation team and maintain and manage attorney calendar for court deadlines; Organize and synthesize information through the preparation of summaries, chronologies, reports, spreadsheets; Draft and review routine legal documents (e.g., correspondence, privilege logs, exhibit lists, discovery, disclosures, etc.); Assist attorneys on cases by providing computerized support to help them plan, organize, research, analyze, argue and present their cases in a more cost and time efficient manner; Provide the day-to-day support of data management.

Qualifications: Solid experience with all phases of discovery, trial preparation and trial support. Must have knowledge of state and federal court rules, procedures and e-filing requirements, as well as excellent communication skills for contacting clients, experts, and other outside parties; have excellent proofreading skills; be self-motivated; and a team player. Should also be proficient in Relativity and Trial Director, as well as cite-checking, shepardizing cases, blue booking cases, preparing tables of contents, and tables of authorities. Additional requirements include Windows 10, Microsoft Office 2016, Word 2016, use of Styles, Excel 2016, PowerPoint, use of templates/themes; E-DOCS document management system, Workshare and Adobe DC.

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