Litigation Trial Paralegal
Downtown Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles law firm seeks a Litigation Trial Paralegal with 5 years of experience, including 2 years on large trial teams at a large firm. The Trial Paralegal will assist with trial preparation for general, civil, and employment litigation support in state and federal courts and arbitrations. Selected candidate will conduct extensive legal and factual research; prepare answers, discovery requests and responses; trial and arbitration exhibit binders and witness folders; and assist in pre-trial motions and citation checking. Other duties include document drafting, review, and coding; summarizing records; and timeline preparations. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with weekend overtime and travel flexibility needed. This position has a billable hours requirement.
A bachelor’s degree and paralegal certificate or attorney attestation are required. The Litigation Trial Paralegal must have strong legal technology and software skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook), FileSite, Case Notebook, Westlaw, Relativity, and Concordance. This position requires outstanding organizational and legal writing skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
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.