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Legal Staff Paralegal in Clayton, MO

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA Clayton, MO

Posted on

Dec 29,2017

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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 Duties : The candidate will obtain, review, organize preliminary documentation and information received from clients and opposing counsel. Prepare a chronology of facts and create production logs. Organize documents and coordinate document productions to include bates-stamping, redaction, and indexing of documents. Work under the guidance of an attorney on electronic productions. Create and maintain internal case management databases, run searches on internal and external resources. Assist in locating fact witnesses and expert witnesses; gather and prepare documents relevant to testimony, conduct interviews of witnesses within scope of paralegal s job function. Assist attorney in developing the defense of case and trial strategy. Assist attorneys with incorporation process. Draft correspondence, routine motions and responsive pleadings. Assist in trial preparations to include organization of file and exhibits; coordinate trial set-up and logistics; assist attorneys in courtroom when needed; serve as liaison with witnesses.

Requirements : The candidate should have a 4 year degree in Paralegal Studies or a Bachelor's degree in another field with a certification in Paralegal Studies. Should have 2+ years of experience working as a paralegal in the general litigation practice area with focus in family law. Some additional experience in corporate transactional areas is preferred. Must have knowledge of legal principles and practices at a level normally acquired through formal paralegal training.

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