Education Requirements: Bachelor`s Degree and Paralegal Certificate
Perform all elements of litigation case management, including file management, case calendaring, discovery, and trial activities.
On a case-specific basis, coordinate and oversee the tasks of more junior paralegals and other support staff as needed on large litigation matters and/or investigations in all phases of litigation from discovery through trial/arbitration.
Liaise between case team attorneys and support staff as needed to ensure that case-specific paralegal services are meeting the team`s expectations.
Interact with outside entities (e.g. courts, government agencies, expert witnesses, corporations, vendors and other law firms) to gather information or coordinate activities in support of firm activities, specifically trials and arbitrations.
Draft, review, and/or analyze routine legal documents as requested by attorneys; conduct legal research under attorney supervision.
Bachelor`s Degree from an accredited college or university is strongly preferred.
Paralegal certificate is preferred.
5+ years of experience as a litigation paralegal in an Amlaw 100 firm or a specialized litigation practice firm.
Experience with all stages of litigation, including intake, discovery, and trial.
Experience preparing for and attending trials/arbitrations/hearings.
Experience coordinating trial/arbitration logistics, including negotiating for work space, setting-up remote office space and coordinating with vendors.
Experience with court and administrative agency filings, including electronic or e-filings.
Familiarity with USITC Electronic Document Information System (EDIS) preferred.
Experience using e-discovery databases (e.g. Concordance, Relativity, Ringtail).
Experience using litigation support software for managing files and transcripts preferred. (e.g. LiveNote, CaseMap, COVinteractive, etc.)
Proficiency using LexisNexis, Westlaw, and Adobe Acrobat in a legal setting.
How To Apply:
Specialists Group LLC, The
100 N. Broadway, Suite 200
Wichita, KS 67202