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Litigation Paralegal

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Location
Cleveland, OH
Salary
$70,000 - $75,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Certificate
Date
Jan 14, 2019
Job ID
2650593
We have an excellent and challenging opportunity for a Litigation Paralegal with 5+ years of experience.  

Essential Duties:
  • Knowledge of the litigation process, including knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence, litigation documentation, court rules and procedures.
  • Maintains records and manages multiple deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills necessary to communicate effectively with and follow instructions from diverse individuals in person, on the phone, and in writing.
  • Displays a strong attention to detail.
  • Proactively supports attorneys.
  • Responds to requests with a sense of urgency and effectively prioritizes work.
  • Proactively monitors deadlines.
  • Creates, maintains and retires files in accordance with Taft’s Information Governance Policy.
  • Proficient in the use of Relativity, including searching and organizing documents, and other functions necessary to serve the needs of the case team.
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple deadlines from competing interests in a fast-paced environment.
 Requirements:
  • 5+ years’ experience with litigation legal work.
  • Proficient in the use of litigation software: Relativity, Trial Director/Sanction.
  • A Paralegal Certificate from an ABA Approved Program is preferred.
  • Proficient command of the English language and standard grammar rules.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
This prestigious large firm offers a highly competitive salary, benefit package and a great work environment.