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Paralegal – Litigation

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Paralegal – Litigation

Our client is seeking a paralegal with 3+ years’ experience to support to their Litigation team in their Detroit or Indianapolis office. Paralegals serve clients by providing administrative support to attorneys.

Essential Duties:

  • Displays strong attention to detail as well as critical thinking.
  • Proactively supports attorneys.
  • Responds to requests with a sense of urgency and effectively prioritizes work.
  • Utilize eDiscovery software to manipulate and organize data for document production request.
  • Edits and proofreads documents for accuracy and compliance with applicable federal and state statutes and local rules.
  • Demonstrates familiarity with litigation processes.
  • Proactively monitors deadlines.
  • Proactively manages and monitors cases, notifying attorney of actions needed.
  • Clearly communicates in a concise, professional manner.
  • Files documents with the courts electronically.
  • Drafts documents and filings.
  • Assists in deposition, mediation, arbitration, and trial preparation.
  • Strong working knowledge in the application of Microsoft Office programs.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Sound judgment, including the ability to identify and escalate issues.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ of related experience in a law firm or legal setting.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience with eDiscovery software, preferably Relativity.
  • Proficient command of the English language and standard grammar rules.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.

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