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Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

Randstad US

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - Personal Injury

Years of Experience

2-4 yrs required

Location

USA New York City, NY

Posted on

Mar 07,2018

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Personal Injury Paralegal The candidate will conduct in-depth analysis of legal issues utilizing available online research tools, internet resources, or printed legal resources. Will attend meetings involving discussion of assigned legal issues and present product of legal research and analysis to attorneys. Analyze and redact discovery responses. Draft form legal documents including preparation of subpoenas and notices of depositions; preparing entries of appearance, standard form interrogatories, and standard requests for requests for production; prepare summaries of discovery responses, and other work which requires a similar level of training, skill and experience. Upon completion of research and analysis, develop draft appropriate legal memoranda, correspondence, and documents which may pertain to collective bargain unit initiatives, as requested by attorneys. After receiving business unit information, draft responsive correspondence or other legal documentation for review, finalization, and signature. Generate reporting of legal and compliance issues trending. File pleadings, motions and briefs in state and federal court. Maintain recording keeping and tracking system from outcomes of legal research and analysis. Maintain calendaring of meetings, events, deadlines, and progression of tasks. Maintain Legal Periodicals. Act as liaison to other divisions and within the Legal and Compliance to allow seamless work product and adherence to internal legal processes. Paralegal certification from an ABA approved program and 2-4 years relevant work experience in a legal setting is needed. Demonstrated knowledge of court procedures, and preparation of legal documents and records are essential. Demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills is needed. Excellent organization, critical thinking and multi-tasking skills, including the ability to correctly track many details and documents in a fast-paced environment is essential. Strong attention to detail, and the ability to adjust to rapid change is needed. Demonstrated proficiency with Lotus Notes, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, WestLaw, and online legal research websites is essential.

Additional info

Reference: S_619140. Send resume.

Company info

Michael Anderson
Randstad US
900 Circle 75 Parkway SE
Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30339
Phone: 212-687-8605