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Legal Staff Paralegal in Atlanta, GA

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Company name

King & Spalding.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

4-8 yrs required

Location

USA Atlanta, GA

Date Last Verified

May 17,2018

Posted on

Jan 31,2018

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Litigation Paralegal Duties: Performs a variety of duties to assist litigation lawyers. Maintain positive contact with clients, observe confidentiality of client matters, and must be a team-oriented paralegal.. Coordinate with clients and co-counsel during all phases of discovery; manage all facets of case from discovery through trial. Organize and maintain case files; coordinate with secretaries and other staff. Prepare and maintain issue, subject-matter, witness and deposition files. Review and analyze discovery requests and assist lawyers with discovery responses. Coordinate document reviews with legal team, clients, and vendors. Assist with document reviews for responsiveness, case issues, and privilege responses to discovery requests and to identify privileged documents, documents for redaction, case issues in context. Prepare and maintain document and transcript databases in various formats. Prepare witness files and deposition preparation files. Prepare court filings and service to counsel; experience with e-filing. Keep accurate time records.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree with a 3.5 cumulative GPA. 4 - 8 years of defense litigation experience in a mid- to large-size law firm. In-courtroom trial experience. Ability to travel up to 4 months over the course of the year. Proficient in Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat. Proficient in litigation applications / databases such as Relativity and IPRO. Proficient in cite checking, Shepardizing, and Bluebooking.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
King & Spalding.
1180 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309