Litigation Paralegal

Special Counsel is looking for a Litigation Paralegal for our client: a large national law firm located in Downtown Seattle, Washington. This is a Full Time Direct Hire Position offering a generous compensation and benefits package. Candidates should have at least 5 years of experience as a Litigation Paralegal. This position is currently working from home and will return to the office in a hybrid setting when it is safe to do so. If interested, please submit your resume in Word format for immediate consideration!

 

Responsibilities:

· Assist attorneys with and at trials, mediations, arbitrations and settlement agreements

· Handle discovery from start to finish including preparing initial drafts of discovery and have experience using eDisicovery software

· Conduct legal research, summarize findings, and present to attorneys

· Communicate and coordinate with clients, opposing parties, witnesses, and court personnel

· Assist attorneys with client invoices and entering billable time in a time management software

· Manage and summarize deposition transcripts

· Proofread documents and check for accurate citations

· Conduct client intake and interviews

· Draft privilege logs

 

Qualifications:

· At least 5 years of experience as a Litigation Paralegal

· Knowledge of court rules

· Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

· Superb written and verbal communication skills

· High attention to detail

· Ability to work overtime and travel

· Ability to produce quality work with minimal supervision and guidance

 

Education and Experience:

· Bachelor’s Degree required

· Paralegal Certification preferred

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

 

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The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records



Job Requirements:

· Assist attorneys with and at trials, mediations, arbitrations and settlement agreements

· Handle discovery from start to finish including preparing initial drafts of discovery and have experience using eDisicovery software

· Conduct legal research, summarize findings, and present to attorneys

· Communicate and coordinate with clients, opposing parties, witnesses, and court personnel

· Assist attorneys with client invoices and entering billable time in a time management software

· Manage and summarize deposition transcripts

· Proofread documents and check for accurate citations

· Conduct client intake and interviews

· Draft privilege logs

Company
Special Counsel
Posted
09/01/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Seattle, WA 98127, US