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Job Reference # : 70-109991-19LIM
Position Summary for Litigation Paralegal
Feel the high-energy! This thriving law firm located in downtown El Paso is looking for a Litigation Paralegal to add to their team. Law firm represents not only Texas clients, but clients worldwide. Enjoy beautiful, modern surroundings.
Responsibilities for Litigation Paralegal
* Will assist in depositions, witness preparation and research
* Will prepare and handle all exhibits
* Will help investigate cases, prepare legal documents
Qualifications for Litigation Paralegal
•Extensive litigation background, with at least five years of experience
•Expertise in commercial and business litigation in Federal, State, and Appellate Courts
•Experience assisting with preparation for depositions, trials and hearings in bankruptcy court
•Drafting and legal writing including motions, pleadings, discovery requests, disclosures and default packets
•Ability to format and edit pleadings and contracts, able to apply styles utilizing MS Word
•Strong experience preparing documents for production and managing the flow of documents received in discovery
•Knowledge of preparation of proofs of claim, statements of affairs, schedules and other first day documents
•Experience creating tables of contents and authorities highly desired.
•A strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and E-Docs document management system
•Strong knowledge of Trial Director, Relativity required and experience with Elite is a plus
•Adobe DC experience is required
•The candidate should have strong interpersonal and written communication skills
•The candidate should have experience in timekeeping
•The candidate should be self-assertive and able to multi- task to meet varying deadlines
•In addition to being professional, dependable and highly organized, a working knowledge of Federal and Texas Rules and procedures
•Detail oriented, with ability to manage general office duties, maintain client hard files and electronic database and E- discovery
Pay rate DOE
Compensation & Benefits for Litigation Paralegal
•Benefits : Full time, permanent employees are eligible for:
oPaid holidays, vacation, and personal time off
oMedical, dental, and vision insurance
oShort and Long Term Disability
o401(k) retirement plans
Position Type for Litigation Paralegal
If you have questions concerning this position, please contact Laura Mora.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
As the largest employee-owned staffing and placement firm in Texas, Burnett Specialists / Choice Specialists is your top resource for your employment needs. Placing top talent with best-in-class employers all across Texas for more than three decades, Burnett Specialists / Choice Specialists continues to help Texas careers and companies grow. We are always on the lookout for motivated, energetic individuals to add to our growing team as our organization continues to expand.
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