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Litigation Paralegal

Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Jul 23,2018

Location

Canton, 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 will be responsible for drafting pleadings, discovery requests and responses; obtaining service of process and assisting with the issuance of summons and writs; editing and formatting briefs and memorandums, including citation reviews; managing the litigation docket of deadlines and case priorities; managing document storage and production and handling electronic discovery processes; researching into party identity, background and location and asset searches; obtaining medical records from multiple sources; professional communications with clients and court personnel and organizing files electronically and creating trial materials.

Qualifications: Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies, Paralegal Certification with relevant work experience, or a four-year degree. 2+ years working in the litigation practice area. Experience as a litigation paralegal (business, commercial, or employment litigation experience preferred). Proficient in litigation docketing. Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, etc.) and Adobe Acrobat. Proficient in legal management/billing software or willing to gain proficiency; Knowledge of ProLaw is preferred. Experience with electronic discovery and case management software. Working experience with Federal Court filings and local county systems. Ability to critically analyze and research issues. Organized and deadline driven, ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks under pressure, ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously through to completion. Excellent written and oral communication skills (detail oriented with excellent grammar and proofreading skills). Positive attitude and willingness to be part of a team.

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Law Firm Staff

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