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Senior Paralegal

Company: Joseph & Norinsberg LLC
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:


We are seeking an Ambitious and Experienced Litigation Paralegal to become a part of our team! You will provide overall support to attorneys' business needs.


- Must work in the office 3 days a week)


Position Summary: As a Litigation Paralegal, you will play a crucial role in managing Employment litigation and Personal injury matters. Manhattan and is salaried/non-exempt.


Responsibilities:



  • Case Management: Manage assigned cases from inception to closure.


  • Calendaring: Proactively inputting and tracking of important case deadlines on the firms calendar


  • Court Docket Monitoring: Keep track of court docket sheets for assigned cases.


  • Document Preparation: Draft and prepare legal documents, including deposition notices, subpoenas, pleadings, demand letters and correspondence.


  • Witness Support: Organize and maintain witness interview or deposition materials, exhibits, and summaries.


  • Technology Proficiency: Utilize case management system for efficient teamwork and client service.


  • Trial Preparation: Assist in trial preparation and attend trials.


  • e-Filing and Document Service: Prepare documents for service and e-filing both in state and Federal Court.


  • Document Collection and Production: Coordinate large-scale document collection and production.


  • eDiscovery Management: Collaborate with vendors and Practice Support on eDiscovery processes.


  • Search and Logs: Perform electronic searches and maintain logs.


  • Proactively assist attorneys in moving caseload



    Qualifications:



    • Experience: At least 5 years of litigation paralegal experience in a law firm setting.


    • Education: BS/BA degree preferred


    • Skills:


      • Litigation Knowledge: Proficient in document review, production, and trial procedures.


      • Technology: Familiarity with litigation support software (e.g., Relativity, Case Map, Adobe Acrobat Pro) and electronic filing in federal and state courts.


      • Attention to Detail: Strong cite-checking, proofreading, and blue booking skills.


      • Availability: Willingness to work in the office 2-3 days a week


      • Must be fluent in writing and speaking Spanish



Keywords: Joseph & Norinsberg LLC, Buffalo , Senior Paralegal, Legal , Buffalo, New York

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