Litigation Trial Paralegal
Santa Monica, CA
Law firm seeks a Litigation Trial Paralegal with 5 years of experience to work in the Santa Monica branch office. Selected candidate will assist attorneys with full cycle case management during all phases of the litigation process (case initiation, discovery, trial, and appeals). Duties include legal and factual research; file and document management; assisting with filing and serving court documents; and preparing attorneys for depositions, hearings and trials. Candidate must have extensive knowledge of the California and Federal court rules and procedures. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with overtime availability needed.
An ABA approved paralegal certificate is required; a bachelor's degree is preferred. Trial and discovery experience is required, and qualified candidate must have experience working with litigation database applications (LiveNote and Relativity preferred). The Litigation Trial Paralegal must have the ability to meet frequent deadlines, adapt to changing priorities, and work efficiently 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 32 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.