Robert Half Paralegal in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Prominent Boston law firm is seeking to hire an experience litigation paralegal. This is a great opportunity to join a complex litigation firm. Duties include:
Prepare pleadings and other legal documents, including state, federal, and appellate pleadings, cite-check, apply Blue Book rules, format and proof.
Assist in the preparation of exhibits.
Gather facts, documents, and evidence to assist in the initiation of legal action or motion practice.
Assist with discovery requests and responses; conduct document searches; organize documents and coordinate document productions, including bates-stamping, redaction, production logs, and e‑discovery.
Organize, oversee and participate in large-scale document reviews conducted electronically.
Maintain and search internal databases.
Work with clients and class members to gather and convey information.
Prepare materials for oral arguments and depositions.
Prepare for trials; organize exhibits, witness materials, the trial notebook, and all other supporting documents; coordinate trial logistics.
Bachelor’s degree with 3+ years’ experience as a litigation paralegal.
Understands complex legal concepts and terminology.
Knowledge of the rules regulating paralegals/legal assistants.
In-depth knowledge of Federal court rules and procedures, and the skills to find and understand those in other jurisdictions.
Significant experience with Federal ECF e-filing systems, and the ability to learn efiling systems in other jurisdictions.
Significant experience with cite-checking and proofing pleadings.
Ability to perform legal research using LexisNexis or Westlaw.
Ability to draft pleadings and discovery.
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