LITIGATION PARALEGAL

    Web ID: LSF125050
    State:
    Local Location: Across the street from BART
    Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience.
    Education: Bachelor’s Degree preferred
    Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Summary:

Dynamic Walnut Creek law firm is seeking a senior paralegal to join their team of experienced legal professionals. Open to temp-to-perm or direct-hire.

Job Description:


Responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining litigation files
  • Docketing
  • Filing pleadings, motions, and other papers with courts and other tribunals
  • Drafting discovery requests and responses
  • Managing and tracking document collections and productions
  • Working with electronic discovery vendors; creating fact timelines, exhibit binders, and deposition summaries
  • Assisting with depositions and trials
  • Providing support to attorneys on an array of other litigation matters and projects.
Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 7 – 10+ years of litigation experience in a law firm setting.
  • Trial experience, including courtroom equipment setup, war room setup, preparation, and management of exhibits, and preparation of witness binders.
  • Knowledge and experience with eDiscovery platforms, such as Relativity and eDiscovery Point. knowledge of back-end processes a plus.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of federal and state rules and civil procedures.
  • Working knowledge and ability to navigate federal and state dockets.
  • Working knowledge of court e-filing systems, File&Serve, and LexisNexis.
  • Proficiency with Trial Director – loading records and presenting exhibits during trials a plus.
  • Advanced level experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and Adobe Acrobat Pro required.
  • Experience with Westlaw.

The position is a full-time position across the street from BART with competitive pay and fantastic benefits. Please submit a resume and cover letter.


To Apply: Complete the form below and upload your most current resume.