Job Opening: Litigation Paralegal – Downtown Miami

Large firm seeks paralegal for their busy insurance defense practice on a long term temporary assignment.
Excellent position for hard-working litigation paralegal eager for a career in a firm which will afford the opportunity to work on high-profile, exciting cases

This position is located in the Downtown Miami area.

Duties Include:

  • Provide support to paralegals and lawyers throughout the entire litigation process from inception thru trial
  • The ideal litigation paralegal will assist on high level cases and will be responsible for discovery on cases
  • Litigation paralegal will assist at hearings and trials
  • Paralegals also play a significant role in the retrieval, review, and production of documents.
  • The paralegal will assist with document retrieval,
  • Litigation paralegal will review, organize and production and produce documents
  • Litigation paralegal will be responsible for maintenance of case pleadings and research
  • The paralegal will know how to cite-check and edit legal documents
  • The paralegal will write memoranda to summarize research results
  • The paralegal will be responsible for maintaining a database of client advisories
  • The litigation paralegal will maintain document, transcript, and work product databases and will assist with trial preparation in addition to attendance at trials
  • The ideal litigation paralegal will conduct legal research
  • Organization and preparation of exhibit lists and/or privilege logs
  • Responsible for coordination of work with outside document/litigation vendors
  • Must be able to maintain appropriate deadlines.
  • Maintain confidentiality of client information

Required Skills:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Summation
  • Able to work independently with or without direct supervision
  • Strong ability to multi-task
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Internet research skills
  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with or without direct supervision and coordinate multiple projects
  • Flexibility for overtime as needed

Evan Faust

Legal Recruiter

Direct Line: (954) 603-9160

Office: (954) 796-3300

Cell: (954) 918-2184

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