Commercial Litigation Paralegal - posted 01/31/18

Commercial Litigation Paralegal - posted 01/31/18

Company Name: 
Byrd Campbell
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Winter Park
FL
Salary Range: 
Based on experience
Job Summary: 
The Litigation Paralegal must possess 2+ years of commercial litigation experience. Duties include but not limited to: • Prepare, file, and serve all pleadings and other court documents in litigation. • Review pleadings and other documents filed by opposing counsel and other parties in litigation. • Keep managing attorney(s) informed of all developments, deadlines, depositions, and all actions taken in each case. • Manage and coordinate schedule and deadlines for all cases assigned to managing attorney(s). • Maintain positive relations with all clients through regular communication. • Proofreading documents and letters.
Requirements or Qualifications: 
• Bachelor or Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies or Paralegal certificate. • High level of knowledge regarding key legal concepts. • Demonstrated superior customer service skills. • Innovative problem resolution and analytical skills. • Ability to work independently. • Ability to multitask and thrive in a fast paced/dynamic environment. • High level of professionalism and confidentiality. • Experience with Microsoft Word, including document editing and formatting; familiarity with Excel a must. • PDF document creation and editing. • Knowledge of e-discovery applications and ability to provide document review assistance. • Know how to e-file and prepare documents and exhibits for depositions, hearings and trial. • Understand and appropriately apply the firm’s practices and procedures. • Be able to produce professional quality PowerPoint presentations for trials. Skills: • A proficient writer; strong grammar skills a must. • Ability to work with minimal supervision and exhibit strong communication skills. • Able to work at a fast pace. • Accurate and consistent. • Highly organized and detail oriented. • Must know all Florida Federal, State and County court filing systems, including CM/ECF, PACER and be able to file and serve through those systems. • WestLaw proficiency. • Ability to identify applicable local rules in state and federal courts, as well as applicable appellate court rules.
Application Process: 
Reply with resume and cover to susan@virtualassistanceonline.com letter telling us why you are looking for a position as well as what interested you in this position.
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
February 09 2018