Senior Litigation Trial Paralegal
Santa Monica, CA | Direct Hire
Santa Monica law firm seeks a Senior Litigation Paralegal with 5 years of experience, including 3 years of trail experience, chairside strongly preferred. Candidate will provide litigation and trial preparation support to a busy 20+ attorney practice. Responsibilities include complex research, database management and organization of related documents, case management including shepardizing, trial and exhibit binder preparation, deposition summaries, document review, redactions, privilege logs and productions, bates-stamping, indexing of documents, categorization of documents by subject matter, chronology of facts, and creation of production charts. Additional responsibilities include extensive client communication to organize, coordinate, and distribute information for trial use.
The qualified Senior Litigation Paralegal must have strong database experience, and excellent technical and research skills. Advanced Microsoft Office skills, with an in-depth knowledge of electronic research technology (LexisNexis, Westlaw) is necessary. Experience with Viewpoint or similar database/automated litigation support technology is also required. Trial preparation requires the ability to meet deadlines and work overtime as needed.
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.