Salary $45,000 - $55,000 a year job type full-time number of hires for this role 1
Full job description
Boutique law firm with offices in new york, miami, and boston seeks paralegal i to join our fast paced, expanding team and offer support for lawyers on a wide range of projects and tasksThis position will provide you with the opportunity to work on exciting, high-profile matters with attorneys who are recognized as leaders in their fieldsIn addition, you will gain first-hand experience in a dynamic and intellectually stimulating law firm environment.
You should possess excellent written and oral communication skills, be highly motivated and detail orientedCandidate must have a professional appearance and polished demeanor.
Comp package: base salary up to $55k, paid overtime, yearly bonus, benefits, etc.
Responsibilities for paralegal i:
Support attorneys in all aspects of litigation practice Work under direct supervision of firm’s case manager Assist with the collection, review and organization of discovery materials Create, maintain and update document databases Assist with the preparation documents for production and create document production logs, privilege logs, and redaction logs Assist with the preparation and filing of pleadings, motions, and other court documents Prepare witness prep binders, deposition exhibits, case chronologies and other materials Organize and maintain case files Assist with preparation for upcoming depositions, witness interviews, presentations, conferences, hearings, oral arguments, and trials Familiarity with document management systems and e-discovery platforms Ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under time constraints. This position may require work hours in excess of 40 hours per week in order to perform the essential duties of the positionAbility and willingness to extend the workday and/or contribute on weekends as needed is required Monitor deadlines by maintaining and coordinating calendars
Qualifications for paralegal i:
2+ years of commercial litigation experience Trial and discovery experience a plus Excellent organizational and creative problem-solving skills are essential Academically accomplished with excellent organizational skills Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate required Available to work considerable overtime when required including evenings and weekends Able to work well under pressure in a team environment and handle multiple tasks efficiently Strong attention to detail and high concern for data accuracy Strong written and oral communication skills Willingness to travel, as needed Strong computer skills; proficient in ms office and adobe E-discovery and relativity experience is preferable but not required
Roche freedman llp is an equal opportunity employer.
Job type: full-time
Pay: $45,000.00 - $55,000.00 per year
401(k) Dental insurance Disability insurance Flexible spending account Health insurance Health savings account Life insurance Paid time off Parental leave Vision insurance