Robert Half Legal Litigation paralegal in Washington, District Of Columbia

Washington, D.C. - Robert Half is currently working with a global law firm who is seeking a Paralegal for the Litigation Practice group reporting to the Paralegal Manager. This position will reside in the Washington DC office and will be responsible for providing assistance to attorneys and trial teams with all aspects of case management including:

  • The discovery process, electronic filing, hearing preparation

  • Tracking and communicating case related dates and information

  • Database maintenance, and

  • The review and preparation of documents, reports and correspondence. This position will begin as soon as the right candidates are found and is expected to last 3-6 months. Candidates will be required to work 40 hours a week onsite at the Client's location in Washington, DC. For immediate consideration, please email your resume to

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.

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Req ID: 04860-9500653898

Functional Role: Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Country: USA

State: DC

City: Washington

Postal Code: 20004

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Experience/Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • A minimum of eight (8) years of litigation paralegal experience with experience in filing requirements, and cite-checking is essential

  • The ability to handle the multiple responsibilities of case management in a fast-paced team environment and to be detail oriented

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel is required. Understanding of litigation support systems including, Case Notebook, Relativity, Sanction, Livenote, Concordance and IPRO, strongly desired

  • Proofreading and editing skills a plus.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are important.