San Francisco, CA
Law firm seeks a Litigation Paralegal with 6 years of experience to provide assistance to attorneys with all aspects of full-cycle case management and trial preparation. The Paralegal will manage the discovery process, case investigation, tracking and communicating case related dates and information, database maintenance, preparation and review of documents, reports, and correspondence, and trial preparation. Duties include maintaining legal documents; assisting with preparation, filing, and service of pleadings; assembling exhibits, witness binders, and appendices for depositions and court filings; responding to discovery related requests; summarizing deposition and trial transcripts and exhibits; researching various issues using case-related files and outside reference sources; and preparing statistics, charts, graphs, and other summaries to detail findings. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Experience drafting, cite-checking, and correcting trial and appellate legal briefs, and managing medium-to-large scale document production is required. Qualified candidate must have experience with federal appellate procedures and forms, federal administrative law, and financial services. Proficiency with Relativity or similar document management software, and a working knowledge of CaseMap and TextMap are necessary. A bachelor’s degree and paralegal certificate from an ABA approved program or attorney attestation, and experience with land use and associated administrative records are preferred. The Litigation Paralegal will possess excellent communication and organizational skills, and have the ability to meet required deadlines.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.