Litigation Paralegal - posted 10/29/19

Litigation Paralegal - posted 10/29/19

Company Name: 
Morrison and Foerster LLP
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
New York
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Job Summary: 

Morrison & Foerster LLP, an Am Law 50 law firm with 17 offices worldwide, has an opening for a Litigation Paralegal in our New York office.

The Opportunity

It's an exciting time to join our Paralegal team in New York! This is a great opportunity to work attorneys and other paralegals in our fast-paced Litigation group.

  1. Assist in all phases of a matter from case inception through trial or resolution.
  2. Assist with document collections, document reviews, and document productions.
  3. Coordinate management of case documents, including organization, review and production of documents.
  4. Consult with firm's eDiscovery Resource Management team to manage document databases and coordinate electronic discovery proceedings.
  5. Assist with the preparation of court filings, including cite and fact checking legal briefs, confirming proper Bluebook citation, proofreading, and assembling of exhibits and appendices.
  6. Assist with depositions, including preparation of witness files, exhibits, notices and subpoenas, and deposition summaries.
  7. Conduct factual or legal research; examine public records; monitor legislative and administrative proceedings as assigned; locate witnesses; trace documents and other physical evidence.
  8. Assist with trial preparation and logistics, including preparation of witness files, management of exhibits, setting up trial space, and attending trial, as required.

Ideal Candidate

  1. Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  2. Four years relevant experience as a Litigation Paralegal.
  3. Ability to work overtime as needed.

Who We Are

At Morrison & Foerster, our culture is defined by our deeds. We're passionate about what we do. We're equally passionate about how we do it. We resist hierarchies and operate within a model of respect - for our colleagues, their ideas, and the differences that make us stronger. We encourage you to learn more about who we are, and what we do .

Should you find you're ready to do the best work of your life, we encourage you to let us know!
Morrison & Foerster is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, creed, ethnic or national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, domestic partner status, and other categories protected by applicable laws, or in retaliation for opposition to any practices forbidden under this policy.


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