Job Opening: Commercial Litigation Paralegal – Miami

Large Miami firm seeks commercial litigation paralegal

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide support to lawyers during the entire litigation process from inception thru trial
Labor and Employment a big+
Paralegal must have strong discovery experience and prior experience with large cases
E-discovery management is a big +
Experience working on briefs and cite checking
Correspondence and discovery
Assist with preparing the attorney for hearings and trials
Paralegal must be familiar with retrieval, review, and production of documents.
Maintenance of  case pleadings, correspondence, discovery, and research ‘
Must have strong writing skills and  summarization skills
Strong research skills
Maintain document, transcript, and work product databases
Prepare trial binders
Assist with trial site preparation and attend trials
Conduct legal research
Organize and prepare exhibit lists and/or privilege logs
Coordinate work with outside document/litigation vendors, including adherence to strict deadlines ‘ Maintain confidentiality of client information ‘ Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED SKILLS:

Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with or without direct supervision
Strong time management skills
Ability to keep accurate and timely deadlines.
Strong computer skills
Relativity and/or summation is a big plus
Microsoft Excel preferred
Excellent job tenure preferred
Flexibility for overtime as needed EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS, AND/OR EXPERIENCE: ‘ Minimum three years of litigation experience in a law firm or equivalent ‘ BS/BA degree or equivalent experience

Salary: $60k-75k

QUALIFIED Candidates please send resumes in WORD or PDF format to: law@solomonsearch.com

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