Robert Half International Litigation Paralegal in Washington, District Of Columbia

Robert Half Legal's Washington DC office seeks a litigation paralegal with a minimum of four years of experience in litigation. Candidates should have excellent educational qualifications, attention to detail, good writing skills and technical knowledge. JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ? Perform legal and non-legal research ? Draft pleadings, motions, discovery, briefs, memoranda, and correspondence ? Assist with case management, strategy, and progression ? Assist attorneys with deposition preparation including preparing witness question outlines and compiling the necessary exhibits to be offered during the deposition ? Assist with all aspects of the discovery phase including preparing discovery requests and discovery objections and responses, issuing all types of subpoenas, and coordinating depositions ? Assist in the gathering, review, and production of documents during the discovery phase of litigation ? Prepare for and attend client meetings, document productions, depositions, hearings and trials ? Prepare summaries of depositions, documents and medical records ? Assist in trial preparation by preparing trial and exhibit notebooks, preparing direct and cross examinations, and coordinating the necessary travel arrangements and various resource needs for trial ? Assist at trial by outlining testimony, organizing exhibits and preparing witnesses ? Handle various electronic court filings ? Handle routine correspondence and maintain telephone contact with client Please apply directly to Patrick Doherty at patrick.doherty@roberthalflegal.com

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

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Req ID: 04510-9501465264

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: DC

City: Washington

Postal Code: 20005

Compensation: $20.00 to $40.00 per hour

Requirements: ? Bachelor?s degree required ? Excellent writing skills and experience in drafting all types of pleadings ? Knowledge of Applicable Law: Substantive and Procedural in both state and federal courts ? Computer-assisted legal research databases (Westlaw and/or Lexis) ? Advanced Microsoft Excel ? Litigation support database and trial presentation programs Please apply directly to Patrick Doherty at patrick.doherty@roberthalflegal.com