Robert Half Legal TRIAL PARALEGAL in Chicago, Illinois

Litigation paralegal needed for a growing national firm! The firm has an office located in downtown Chicago. They represent technology and entertainment clients in a variety of IP litigation matters. The trial paralegal will have varying responsibilities including:

  • Work with attorneys to proofread and legal cite check using Westlaw, and edit memoranda, briefs and motions;

  • Work with attorneys to manage complex litigation matters from e-discovery to document management;

  • Work closely with attorneys concerning the setup of document production, review and redact discovery responses;

  • Lead teams on document production projects using either Concordance, Clearwell or Relativity;

  • Be knowledgeable of state, federal and appellate court rules as well as arbitration proceedings. Should also know the proper procedures for filing documents in state and federal courts;

  • Responsible for accurate time entry file management and providing exceptional customer service while talking with high profile clients;

  • Assist with trial preparation and exhibit preparation; Assist with performing all database administrative functions associated with the use of case review tools, particularly Concordance, Relativity, CaseMap. Assisting attorneys with litigation document analysis, eDiscovery data management and providing technical support and training to all legal team members using Litigation Support applications. Interested candidates please e-mail resumes directly to Chinetta.foster@roberthalflegal.com and Claire.marshall@roberthalflegal.com.

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

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Req ID: 01300-9500823649

Functional Role: Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Chicago

Postal Code: 60611

Compensation: $80,000.00 to $90,000.00 per year

Requirements: Litigation paralegal needed for a growing national firm! The firm has an office located in downtown Chicago. They represent technology and entertainment clients in a variety of IP litigation matters. The trial paralegal will have varying responsibilities including:

  • Work with attorneys to proofread and legal cite check using Westlaw, and edit memoranda, briefs and motions;

  • Work with attorneys to manage complex litigation matters from e-discovery to document management;

  • Work closely with attorneys concerning the setup of document production, review and redact discovery responses;

  • Lead teams on document production projects using either Concordance, Clearwell or Relativity;

  • Be knowledgeable of state, federal and appellate court rules as well as arbitration proceedings. Should also know the proper procedures for filing documents in state and federal courts;

  • Responsible for accurate time entry file management and providing exceptional customer service while talking with high profile clients;

  • Assist with trial preparation and exhibit preparation; Assist with performing all database administrative functions associated with the use of case review tools, particularly Concordance, Relativity, CaseMap. Assisting attorneys with litigation document analysis, eDiscovery data management and providing technical support and training to all legal team members using Litigation Support applications. Interested candidates please e-mail resumes directly to Chinetta.foster@roberthalflegal.com and Claire.marshall@roberthalflegal.com.