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Valid from 10/17/2020 to 11/16/2020
Location: US-IL-Chicago
Job Overview
Industry: Professional Services, Legal
Base Pay: $55,000.00 - $62,000.00 /Year
Other Pay:
Employee Type: Full-Time
Job Requirements
Education: Not Specified
Experience: Not Specified
Manages Others: No
Travel Required: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: No

Job Description

Ref ID: 01300-0011424866

Classification: Paralegal

Compensation: $55000.00 to $62000.00 yearly

Robert Half Legal is working with a midsize/boutique firm in the loop looking for a Full-Time Legal Assistant/Paralegal with 5+ years of experience specifically in complex litigation, bankruptcy, e-filing, pleadings, and e discovery software. The position is budgeted to 65k+ for the right candidate, you are bonus/OT eligible and you would directly be supporting a partner at the firm managing a heavy case load and growing as a legal detail oriented. Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

- Tracking and communicating case related dates and information
- Document and database maintenance
- The review and preparation of documents, reports and correspondence.
- Assisting with discovery requests and productions including
- Assisting with drafting, proofing, editing, and filing court briefing
- Cite-checking and bluebooking briefs, memorandum, white papers, etc.
- Creating tables of authority and tables of contents for court briefing
- Calendaring all events/deadlines with Calendaring Department
- Assisting with pre-, daily, and post-trial travel, court, and vendor logistics
- Witness preparation, direct examination, cross-examination binders
- Assisting with drafting and finalizing stipulations
- Daily trial attendance, exhibit logging/tracking

Job Requirements

- 5+ years of commercial litigation/bankruptcy
- heavy e-filing in state and federal court
- organized
- work independently
- willing to learn
- word/excel

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