Paralegal - Litigation

Employer
Kiernan Trebach LLP
Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Based on Experience
Posted
Jun 25, 2021
Closes
Jul 30, 2021
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time

Kiernan Trebach LLP, a Civil Defense Litigation law firm, is seeking a Paralegal with 2-5 years of experience to join our growing team in the DC office.  Experience working with attorneys defending matters of Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Employment Law, Transportation, Construction Defect and other areas of Civil Defense is preferred.  A strong working knowledge of Civil Court processes in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia is required. 

Responsibilities include:

Review and summary of new case files;

Gathering medical records and other discovery via subpoenas, authorizations, social media etc.; Tracking, organization and preparation of discovery materials going to counsel, experts and other witnesses;

Assisting attorneys with trial preparation; legal research and other functions as required. 

Service of Guardianship notices to patients in local facilities.

Demonstrated experience following the legal process in the preparation and service of Subpoenas in the DC, MD and VA jurisdictions is essential.  Experience with foreign subpoena preparation is a plus.  Microsoft office proficiency, attention to detail and strong research skills, with programs such as Lexis Nexis, are required.

Successful candidates work well under pressure, possess a strong teamwork ethic and proactive work style.  For confidential consideration, please submit resume, cover letter, and salary requirement to Resume@KiernanTrebach.com.  EOE

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