Paralegal - Litigtion

Location
Washington, DC
Salary
70K - 80K
Posted
Aug 27, 2019
Closes
Sep 06, 2019
Ref
4702692
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
  • Maintaining electronic files for litigated matters
  • Working directly with internal clients and external counsel to implement litigation strategy
  • Creating standard and customized reports based on data extracted from the company's matter management and electronic billing platforms
  • Coordinating discovery projects, including document review and collection efforts
  • Assisting in the drafting of position statements, correspondence and pleadings
  • Preparation of court filings in state and federal courts, including cite and fact checking legal briefs, confirming proper Bluebook citation, conforming filings to local rules and judge's standing orders, proofreading, and assembling of exhibits and appendices


Job Requirements

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or commensurate experience
  • 5 years' minimum experience in litigation
  • Advanced knowledge of matter management, e-discovery and e-billing software
  • Expert proficiency in:
    • Excel - formulas (vlookup), pivot tables, filters, charts, etc.
    • PowerPoint - creating and editing presentations with graphics, tables and charts
  • Superior research skills including web-based legal research tools
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Additional Information

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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