Senior Paralegal - Litigation Practice Group

Employer
The Spiggle Law Firm
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Nov 23, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
717733398
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
The Spiggle Law Firm seeks a senior paralegal with experience handling an active employment litigation docket. SLF does important work for individuals experiencing a job-related crisis.The firm prefers that the Senior Paralegal have the ability to come into our Alexandria office on a hybrid-basis. However, the firm may consider exceptional applicants requiring fully remote work.Compensation for the position is a base of *$90,000 to $100,000* depending on experience. In addition, the firm offers generous performance-based annual bonuses.The firm offers a range of generous benefits:* paid holidays* flexible work hours* three weeks of PTO annually* maternity/paternity leave* health, vision and dental insurance* 401K retirement plansOur paralegals:* Receive support from top-notch legal assistants.* On a case-by-case basis are provided training opportunities, including those requiring travel.* Receive paid admission to professional associations.* Are, with very limited exceptions, not required to conduct potential client screening calls.*Materials necessary for consideration: *Submit your resume A$ cents A cents ' not A cents € 1A$ cents A cents ' not A cents € 1to apply for this position. Select candidates will be asked to submit a cover letter and writing sample.*The Spiggle Law Firm Summary: *SLF represents clients across five states and covers a variety of employment-law practice areas. Since opening its doors in 2009, our employment attorneys have negotiated millions in settlements and become trusted and respected advocates for those facing discrimination, retaliation, and harassment in the workplace. Firm founder, Tom Spiggle, is the author of A$ cents A cents ' not A "YouA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents re Pregnant? YouA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents re Fired!A$ cents A cents ' not A' and is a Senior Contributor to Forbes.*Minimum Qualifications: ** 5 years of litigation experience.* Proficiency with filing and service requirements in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia, including the Federal Courts.* Experience managing day-to-day discovery for assigned attorneys, including serving and responding to discovery, meet and confer efforts, and drafting motions, memoranda, proposed order and supporting declarations.* Experience drafting pleadings relevant to FLSA, FMLA and Title VII Complaints.* Ability to handle deposition and trial document preparation and organization, including motions in limine, voir dire, jury instructions.* Ability to manage attorney caseload calendaring, daily administrative tasks, and general firm interaction.* Experience drafting demand letters and other legal correspondence.* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.*The Ideal Candidate is: ** Proactive, task-oriented, and a motivated, driven self-starter;* Able to respond positively to pressure and manage several priorities;* Analytical, disciplined, accountable, and a supportive team player;* Able to work collaboratively with their assigned legal team to achieve goals efficiently and consistently.*Job Type: Full-timePay: $90,000.00 - $100,000.00 per yearBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Paid time off* Vision insuranceSchedule:* Monday to FridaySupplemental pay types:* Bonus payAbility to commute/relocate:* Alexandria, VA 22304: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Experience:* Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)Work Location: Hybrid remote in Alexandria, VA 22304

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