Paralegal, Civil Litigation
The candidate ill have demonstrable analytical and problem solving skills and be able to read and understand what they are reading at an advanced level. A college degree or relevant, related experience is required. Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills are a must. Day-to-day responsibilities include: Managing multiple cases from file opening to hearing; Drafting discovery responses and complaints; Create reports for attorneys based on case specifications and attorney requests; Work with attorneys to develop legal arguments, motions and other case filings; Develop a case file indexing system that can be used as an active archive for all ongoing and completed cases; Monitor changes to government guidelines or regulations and submit reports on pertinent changes; Utilize existing files and a variety of other research resources to develop information for pending cases; and, Prolonged sitting, walking and reaching.