Litigation Paralegal

Employer
Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, PC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 01, 2021
Closes
Dec 03, 2021
Ref
235057396
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, PC, a premier intellectual property law firm, seeks a Litigation Paralegal, who must be able to handle all aspects of complex litigations, from pre-litigation phase, through trial and appeal. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Organizing and maintaining case files and databases on a daily basis; Maintaining case dockets and advising attorneys of due dates; Organizing and coordinating document retrieval and review projects; Performing basic legal and factual research; Assisting in the preparation of pleadings, exhibits, written discovery and production documents for motions, discovery, hearings and trials; Cite checking and proofreading pleadings and other documents; and Maintaining up-to-date time reports to ensure accurate client billing. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and minimum of 2 years of litigation experience; Strong organizational and analytical skills; Ability to set priorities and multi-task; Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills; Knowledge of federal court rules and procedures, litigation terminology and documentation, and docketing procedures; Computer proficient, with experience and working knowledge of Lexis, Westlaw and other litigation-research databases; Familiarity with case management software, E-Discovery, and Electronic Case Filing (CM/ECF) procedures is required; IP litigation, PTAB and/or ITC experience; and Ability to work overtime and some travel may be required. Rothwell Figg offers excellent benefits and competitive salaries. Rothwell Figg is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job Type: Full-time Benefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Employee assistance program Flexible schedule Flexible spending account Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Parental leave Referral program Vision insurance Schedule: Monday to Friday Overtime COVID-19 considerations: Our employees safety and well-being is the Firm's top priority, and it is our policy that all employees must be fully vaccinated. Per the DC mandate, all employees must wear a face mask while in the office. Education: Bachelor's (Preferred) Experience: litigation paralegal: 2 years (Required) Work Location: One location Work Remotely: Yes Work Location: One location

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