Duane Morris LLP has an excellent opportunity for a Litigation Paralegal in its Philadelphia headquarters. The right candidate will have at least 3+ years of strong general litigation experience including trial preparation and presentation experience. This position will also be responsible for providing support in employment litigation matters, including wage and hour class actions and individual employment matters. Will assist in the preparation of subpoenas, motions, discovery and discovery responses, document productions, deposition outlines and deposition exhibits, as well as maintenance of case files, creating and maintaining Affirmative Action plans and research of court rules.
Interested in candidates that have a strong track record of academic success and a demonstrated ability to handle multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced, team oriented environment. Should be self-motivated, exercise sound judgment and possess excellent decision-making skills. Must be detail oriented while being able to meet tight deadlines. Must have effective communication skills, both written and verbal, at all levels within the organization and externally. Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) required. A Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certificate required.
Duane Morris LLP, a law firm with more than 800 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally, is asked by a broad array of clients to provide innovative solutions to today's legal and business challenges. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including, but not limited to: medical, dental, 401(k) with firm match, pension, life insurance and generous PTO. EOE/AA/M/F/V/D