Litigation Paralegal - posted 8/27/19

Litigation Paralegal - posted 8/27/19

Company Name: 
Jackson Lewis P.C.
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Omaha
NE
Salary Range: 
Commensurate with experience
Job Summary: 
The Litigation Paralegal will manage e-discovery, redaction, duplicating and indexing documents. With attorney supervision prepare chronologies of facts and production charts, perform searches and cull relevant information, organize pleadings, exhibits and appendices for filings, organize relevant documents for attorney review for witness interviews and depositions, and assist attorneys in trial preparation. Educational requirements: Associate Degree required, Bachelor's Degree preferred. Paralegal degree or related certificate. ABA Paralegal Certificate highly preferred.
Requirements or Qualifications: 

Qualifications/Skills Required 

  • Strong interpersonal skills, detail orientated with exceptional analytical skills. 
  • 5 years minimum legal experience is a plus, preferably in employment law.
  • Reliability, teamwork, professionalism, and the ability to multi-task are essential.
  • Proficiency in Windows environment including Word, Outlook and Excel.
  • Must be proactive with strong organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedures.
  • Results oriented and excellent time management skills.
  • Creative problem solving skills.  
  • Well versed in trial preparation.
  • Ability to work under pressure/deadlines and to perform multiple tasks simultaneously; self-motivated. 
  • Ability to interact professionally with attorneys and support staff while maintaining a strong client service attitude.
  • Knowledge of attorney billing system a plus.  
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Work independently and as part of a team towards common goal of excellent client service.
  • Experience with class-actions, and wage and hour productions a plus.
  • Solid working knowledge of CaseMap, TrialMap, and Trial Director.
  • Highly client focused as the position requires strong customer service skills and ability to work effectively with a variety of people and personalities. 
  • Strong sense of confidentiality and ability to exercise sound judgment. 
Application Process: 
Email resumes to OmahaRecruiting@jacksonlewis.com
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
September 30 2019
Additional Information: 
Jackson Lewis P.C. is a law firm with more than 900 attorneys in major cities nationwide serving clients across a wide range of practices and industries. Our mission: we are a preeminent workplace law firm dedicated to our clients and passionate about providing the highest quality, creative and effective representation of employers on the full range of employment and labor law matters, through offices strategically located throughout the country. We provide a rewarding and collegial work environment for the leading attorneys in our field as well as the team of staff that supports them. We are looking for a Litigation Paralegal and a Litigation Secretary to join our growing office in Omaha, Nebraska. Both positions are 37.5 hours per week. We offer a competitive salary, a full benefit package and an excellent working environment.