A boutique firm based in Philadelphia, PA is interested in hiring a paralegal with experience in all phases of litigation to assist with overflow work and filings.
This position will work closely with attorneys in all aspects of legal case preparation and file management from commencement through settlement or trial. As a key member of the litigation team, you must be able to independently perform a variety of complex legal duties with limited supervision.
Drafting routine or complex legal documents for review and use by attorneys
Review, organize and summarize case materials
Draft pleadings, subpoenas, discovery requests and response, general correspondence, interrogatories /answers, other legal documents, etc.
Conduct legal research and investigations as needed and directed
Assist in deposition preparation, pre-trial investigations, trial preparation, including assistance with preparation of witnesses for deposition and/or trial
Maintain attorney(s) schedules and adhere to deadlines
Communicate with clients on a regular basis
Prepare exhibits and other demonstrative evidence for use at trial
3+ years experience as a Litigation Paralegal
Thorough knowledge of state and local court/jurisdiction rules and procedures
Thorough knowledge of federal, state, and local filing requirements
Strong research and writing skills
Ability to independently perform a variety of complex paralegal duties with limited supervision