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Experienced Paralegal

Posted: October 11, 2018

Washington D.C. Law firm seeking a Fluent Spanish Speaking Experienced Paralegal. This position can be located in either Washington D.C. or New York City.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & ABILITIES:

  • Experienced litigation paralegal comfortable in preparing pleadings, discovery requests and responses, motions and other trial preparation;
  • Experience running trials through to conclusion;
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written;
  • Willingness and ability to learn and perform new tasks, as needed;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including evidenced ability to work well with people at all levels of the organization, including attorneys, courts, and outside counsel;
  • Strong analytical, drafting and proofreading skills. Attention to detail is critical;
  • Willingness to ask questions and to seek information needed to complete projects and tasks;
  • Evidenced ability to work independently and to work on several projects simultaneously;
  • Strong time management and project management skills, including ability to adhere to strict project deadlines, while being flexible as necessary in response to changes and delays;
  • Legal Cite Checking – Bluebook and Lexis/Westlaw research;
  • Perform Discovery Management with eDiscovery software and
  • Document Review/Privilege Logs

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • A college degree;
  • Minimum of five years of experience as a litigation paralegal; and
  • Must be proficient in MS Office program.

If qualified, please email cover letter and resume. No phone calls or faxes.

Contact: kellyann.mcbride@lbkmlaw.com


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