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Litigation Paralegal (Newark, NJ Office)

Newark, New Jersey 07107

Litigation Paralegal (Newark, NJ Office)

McCarter & English, LLP is seeking a litigation paralegal to support our Products Liability Practice Group in our Newark, NJ office. If you have relevant experience, we would like you to consider joining our team. Please send your resume and cover letter to Christine Lydon, Director of Human Resources, at recruiting@mccarter.com

Education and Experience: 
Bachelor’s degree or certificate in paralegal studies program. Previous trial experience preferred.

2–5 years employment as a litigation paralegal

 

Essential Qualities:

·         Strong work ethic and ability to self-start

·         Excellent organizational skills and detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills

·         Ability to adjust to multiple demands and work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision

·         Practice and foster an atmosphere of teamwork and cooperation


General Job Functions and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following :

·         Coordinate paper and electronic document collection

·         Manage document production and coordinate with vendors as needed

·         Maintain and organize electronic case files for all assigned matters

·         Summarize depositions

·         Maintain attorney calendars

·         Perform accurate legal, factual and internet research

·         Conduct document review

·         Perform records research

·         Prepare written status reports

·         Organize and analyze information, cross-check and validate information

·         Prepare correspondence

·         Proofread documents for accuracy

·         Finalize litigation documents and electronically file them with the Court

·         Organize and track case files

·         Coordinate activities such as subpoena delivery and service of process

·         Assist with trial preparation, create and manage exhibits for trial

·         Coordinate logistics for and attend client meetings, depositions, court or administrative hearings and trials with attorneys

·         Interact with clients

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  • Legal Services
Posted: 2019-07-24 Expires: 2019-08-23

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