Senior Litigation Paralegal

Washington D.C.
Jul 19, 2017
Aug 23, 2017
Senior Litigation Paralegal
Full Time

Williams & Connolly LLP, is currently seeking candidates for the position of Senior Paralegal. The right candidate will have the opportunity to build a career with well-respected, top professional trial teams.  Under the direction of the Director of Paralegals, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing all case materials, including all electronic files and database applications;
  • Obtaining from, or filing materials with, federal and local courts and agencies;
  • Factual research;
  • Tracking the course of information and case materials;
  • Training and supervising the work of junior paralegals;
  • Prepare for and attend trials. 

The ideal candidate is required to have at minimum:

  • BA/BS degree;
  • Five years of previous litigation experience;
  • Trial experience and the ability to travel during out-of-state trials;
  • Ability to manage litigation cases of all sizes from initiation through resolution;
  • Significant experience locating, interpreting, and applying court and/or agency rules;
  • Ability to supervise, train, and delegate to junior personnel;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills;

Ability to anticipate plans, prioritize workload, and adapt to changing conditions.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2013 is preferred.  Experience using Adobe Acrobat and litigation support applications such as Relativity, Concordance, Case Map, and Case Notebook is preferred.  Applicant must be customer service oriented with experience multitasking and working under tight deadlines.  Flexibility to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as well as travel are required.  The ability to lift and carry up to 25lbs. required. 

Send resume with cover letter to:

Staff Recruiting Manager

Williams & Connolly LLP

725 Twelfth Street, N.W.,

Washington, D.C. 20005

Fax: (202) 824-4218

Apply on-line

Williams & Connolly LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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