Litigation Paralegal

Full-time
Boston, MA
Posted 5 months ago

Responsibilities

  • Drafts initial case pleadings for attorney review, including notices of appearance and answers.
  • Reviews and summarizes discovery responses served by all parties in the case (plaintiff, co-defendant(s)).
  • Performs fact investigation of parties, jobsites, companies, and other entities using various publicly-available resources.
  • Drafts subpoenas for records collections.
  • Locates and conducts pre-interviews with potential trial witnesses.
  • Identifies key documents to support deposition examinations, summary judgment motions, and other pre-trial motions.
  • Reviews and summarizes document productions including medical records, employment records, Social Security records, Naval records, sales records, invoices, internal communications and other documents
  • Coordinates with expert witnesses for retention and review of case materials.
  • Researches and analyzes applicable case law for various pre-trial motions.
  • Reviews and summarizes deposition testimony for pre-trial motions and cross-examinations.
  • Responsible for maintaining case files and preparing trial boxes, as needed.

Qualifications

  • Prior paralegal experience preferred.
  • Familiarity with legal documents and terminology.
  • Extensive computer and database expertise with proficiency with Microsoft Office programs.
  • Able to effectively prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to work as a team with attorneys and other colleagues.
  • Demonstrates a courteous and professional demeanor.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills with attention to detail.
  • Seeks continuous development and growth opportunities.
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred).
  • Paralegals & Legal Assistants: 1 year (Preferred).

Benefits

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance

Job Features

Job CategoryParalegal

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