Litigation Paralegal

Employer
Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, PC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 02, 2021
Closes
Dec 04, 2021
Ref
237842123
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; andMaintaining 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; andAbility 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-timeBenefits:401(k)Dental insuranceEmployee assistance programFlexible scheduleFlexible spending accountHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offParental leaveReferral programVision insuranceSchedule:Monday to FridayOvertimeCOVID-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 locationWork Remotely:YesWork Location: One location

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