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Litigation Paralegal (731)


Designation: Direct Hire Category: Legal Location: Houston, TX
Salary: DOE Job Code: JOS000000731  


Job Description:

This position will support several business litigation and construction attorneys, handling multiple voluminous cases in state and federal court, as well as domestic and international arbitrations. The selected candidate will assist in all aspects of the litigation process, including providing support for attorneys in the discovery process, motion practice, as well as hearings, mediations, trials, and arbitrations.

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will offer: five or more years of litigation paralegal experience, including actual in-courtroom trial experience; a college degree or equivalent experience of five years of additional experience; strong organizational skills, extensive experience working with document review tools such as Summation or Eclipse, as well as other hosted document review tools; proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, iManage and Outlook; experience working with trial presentation software, such as Sanction or Trial Director, and Case Notebook (or similar case management tools); availability for overtime hours, evenings, weekends, and travel, as needed.  The candidate should also have familiarity with researching the real property records and preparing bond and lien claims.  Familiarity with construction is helpful but not required. Certified Legal Assistant or Certified Paralegal is also preferred.

 

Contact:
Becky Barclay