Senior Litigation Paralegal – Chicago

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SENIOR LITIGATION PARALEGAL – CHICAGO

Our boutique litigation law firm client in Chicago is looking for a Senor Litigation Paralegal to support its busy and ever-growing client.  Unique opportunity to support trial teams on high-stakes cases in a boutique law firm setting.

Responsibilities:

  • Support attorneys, case team and other paralegals on litigation matters and/or investigations
  • Provide assistance in the discovery process
  • Maintain pleadings and discovery indexes
  • Perform factual and legal research in databases such as Lexis Nexis, Westlaw, and PACER
  • Conduct searches on production databases for relevant documents using Relativity, IPRO and other document management software
  • Organize and prepare materials for depositions, hearings and trials
  • Liaise between trial teams and internal/external third parties
  • Help with voir dire, jury selection and witnesses preparation
  • Provide assistance with case settlements

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Paralegal Certificate preferred
  • Trial Experience preferred
  • Experience working on High-Stakes Litigation preferred
  • Experience worked on Multi District Litigation preferred
  • Experience using trial technology
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Big Law Firm experience a Plus
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player
  • Problem solver

 

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