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Legal Staff Paralegal in Dallas, TX

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Company name

Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Dallas, TX

Date Last Verified

Mar 16,2018

Posted on

Feb 15,2018

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Litigation Paralegal Candidate will handle: Litigation case management, preparing filings and documents, page line deposition summaries, medical records summaries, trial prep, and legal research. Must have: Paralegal certificate or degree required. 3+ years of substantive litigation experience. Experienced, well-organized, and independent. Expected to bill a minimum of 1600 hours annually. E-filing experience in state and federal courts. Comprehensive knowledge of all facets of trial: case management, doc review, and trial experience. Proficiency in e-discovery and litigation support tools such as Relativity. Demonstrated ability to independently manage multiple priorities and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Exercise excellent judgment, decision-making skills, and strong organizational skills. Strong experience with subpoenas, reviewing medical records, and research. Performs any and all other duties as necessary for the efficient functioning of the department, office, and firm. Practices and fosters an atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation. Ability to work independently with minimal direction. Ability to work directly with partners, associates, co-counsel, and clients. Ability to delegate tasks and engage firm resources in the completion of large projects. Excellent organizational skills and detail oriented. Effective written and oral communication skills. Ability to think critically and analytically in a pressured environment. Ability to multi-task and to manage time effectively. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, familiarity with computerized litigation databases. Ability to perform electronic research using Westlaw and/or Lexis.

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Hiring Coordinator
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP.
901 Main Street
Suite 4100
Dallas, TX 75202