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Litigation Paralegal

Avanti Staffing, Inc
Valid from 10/17/2020 to 11/16/2020
Location: US-IL-Chicago
Job Overview
Industry: Legal, Legal Admin
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay: 0
Employee Type: Full-Time
Job Requirements
Education: Not Specified
Experience: At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others: No
Travel Required: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: No

Job Description

Put your strong paralegal skills to use by joining a growing and dynamic national law firm headquartered in the Chicago Loop. We are looking for candidates with a strong background in class action, arbitration and mass tort litigation. This is a fulltime, permanent position supporting busy litigation attorneys. You need to have experience with bluebook cite checking and have a strong understanding of litigation. A 4 year degree and or paralegal certificate is a plus but not required. 

Job Requirements

  • Assist the litigation attorneys with managing the litigation docket
  • Prepare simple pleadings and litigation documents
  • Prepare litigation summaries for inclusion in litigation status log
  • Prepare and maintain quarterly pre-litigation and litigation reports
  • Coordinate, and calendar heavy litigation dockets for litigation matters
  • Worked at a large litigation firm
  • Managing litigation and employment related matters
  • Assist with responses to written discovery in litigation matters
  • Maintain comprehensive litigation matrices and database to catalog all active litigation matters
  • Representing the company in litigation
  • Respond to litigation discovery and third party subpoenas
  • Manage multiple litigation and abritration matters
  • Providing litigation paralegal support to the firm in all practice areas
  • Prepare litigation report to auditors
  • Assisting senior attorneys on a variety of litigation matters
  • Update litigation files, including complaints, pleadings and settlement documents
  • Set up and maintain litigation files for each material litigation matter involving the Company and subsidiaries organizing litigation matters
  • Bluebook cite checking 
  • Assisting with settlements 

Firm offers a competitive salary based on experience and full benefits. If this sounds like the job for you, send your resume today for immediate interviews.