Senior Litigation Paralegal

Employer
Palmer Legal Staffing
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 01, 2021
Closes
Dec 03, 2021
Ref
235084586
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Title: Senior Litigation Paralegal Company: Palmer Legal Staffing Location: Washington, DC Status: Direct Hire Salary: DOE Local Candidates Only. Job Description: A boutique law firm devoted exclusively to representing whistleblowers in cases brought under the federal and state False Claims Acts, as well as under other whistleblower programs, is seeking a Senior Litigation Paralegal to join the team. They seek applicants for paralegal positions in their Washington DC or San Francisco office that involves working closely with attorneys in both offices. Candidates for this position must have initiative and at least five year's experience working as a litigation paralegal. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required, along with a positive attitude, the ability to work independently, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize tasks and work effectively under pressure. Candidates must live locally to the DMV area. Job Responsibilities: Document review and organization Legal and factual research and analysis Assistance in the preparation of briefs, memoranda and other work product Assistance in the preparation (including copying, printing and assembling or electronically collating and bookmarking) of binders, exhibits and other materials for the Court, government, co-counsel, and others Formatting and preparing documents in Word, Excel, PowerPoint as well as other tools/software File organization and maintenance Mastering software programs for organization, investigation and litigation purposes Training of firm personnel on software and other document management systems Filing pleadings and other documents with the Court and service of such documents on the government and other parties Job Requirements: Superb technical skills and experience with a variety of document management platforms, including Relativity and Concordance Proficiency in Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel, and Adobe Experience preparing and filing briefs and other pleadings electronically in federal courts Experience collecting and processing documents for discovery and following electronic discovery protocols and procedures Experience doing factual and legal research and analysis The ability to communicate efficiently and professionally with clients and prospective clients How To Apply: Please respond with your resume for consideration. We welcome all candidates that meet the REQUIRED qualifications with recent relevant experience. Palmer Legal Staffing is an equal opportunity employer. About Us: Palmer is an award-winning staffing agency offering direct-hire, temp-to-hire, and temporary placements for administrative, management, executive, legal and more. We represent more than 500 of the finest law firms and legal departments in the DC area. Palmer Google Reviews = 4.7 stars, visit online to see what other Palmer candidates have to say about us. You are more than just a "number"! Visit www.plsdc.com and view our job board, contact a recruiter, link to our Facebook and LinkedIn pages. Job Type: Full-time Benefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Health insurance Paid time off Vision insurance Schedule: Monday to Friday Work Location: One location

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