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Legal Staff Paralegal in Houston, TX

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Company name

Energy Transfer Partners, LP

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - E-Discovery

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX

Date Last Verified

Dec 15,2017

Posted on

Dec 07,2017

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Lead Coordinator - Litigation Essential Functions: Assist and monitor outside counsel performance and cost on litigation matters; Assist with compiling reserve information and prepare status updates to all current litigation matters and pending disputes; Manage legal matter management system including updating litigation/disputes and transactional matters, tracking cost and budget information, and entering new matters; Acknowledge and track service of process for all entities and ensure proper assignment internally and to outside law firms; Prepare responses and objections to subpoenas and collect, review, potentially redact, and produce documents. Liaise with IT regarding the preservation and collection of information to be held for anticipated litigation. Manage custodian interviews for the collection of electronic and hard copy documents for responses to subpoenas. Manage discovery/document requests by outside counsel and collect and provide documents. Review internal documents before sending to outside counsel. Manage with IT eDiscovery software/program for the collection, culling, and production of documents. Manage hold process for litigation including the initiating and releasing holds after conclusion of matters. Proof read and edit documents. Assist attorneys in legal department with special litigation and transactional projects. Manage document vendor selection, performance, and cost on legal matters. Manage document review for smaller teams of document reviewers. Manage and prepare litigation report to auditors.

Qualification and Experience

The 8+ years of paralegal experience in litigation section at a leading law firm or a publicly traded company. Paralegal Certification preferred, degree preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and with various legal related sites. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Excellent organizational, project, and time management skills.

Additional info

Tracking Code : 8188-323

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Energy Transfer Partners, LP
711 Louisiana
Ste. 900
Houston, TX 77002