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Assistant Litigation Paralegal - CA

Description:
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Paralegal for an opening in San Francisco, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Establish and maintain confidential files and record keeping systems; process documents; maintain and update legal library and other manuals and resource materials; maintain and update litigation files.
Manage day-to-day calendaring/docketing of case deadlines, including revising as updated throughout life of the matter.
File documents in state and federal courts across the United States.
Finalize briefs and discovery responses/requests for filing and/or service; run final tables of contents and authorities and proofread for grammatical/typographical errors.
Oversee maintenance of all electronic and hard copy pleadings and correspondence, including circulating case materials to appropriate team member(s).
Manage service of process intake, including reviewing materials from registered agent and circulating to appropriate points of contact.
Draft routine correspondence, run redlines comparing document versions, and assist in special projects, including fact investigations and document collection.
Prepare shell documents for pleadings and discovery responses to be drafted by attorneys and assist paralegals in organizing work product library.
Coordinate document collections and prepare witness kits, subpoenas, orders, exhibits, and other materials.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
- Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
- Familiar with Google applications and Adobe Acrobat
- Experience with paper and electronic files (data entry, organization, cross-referencing, scanning, copying)

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Experience with litigation in both state and federal courts, including solid understanding of court rules, calendaring requirements, and both federal and state e-filing procedures
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Box, and Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Adept at creating and executing searches across vast repositories of data; youíve got a strong understanding of how database searches work and are agile enough to put that to use on unfamiliar systems and platforms
Highly motivated, efficient, organized, and laser-focused on the details; able to juggle multiple projects at a time in a fast-paced environment, both collaborating as a team to stay in sync and working independently to get the job done
Calm in deadline-driven and high-pressure situations; self-reliant and able to prioritize workload
Strong written/verbal communication; outstanding grammar, proofreading, English composition, spelling, and editing skills
Obsession with details. The Devil's in them, after all. You are slightly obsessive-compulsive about grinding away on, and solving problems.
Self-Motivation. You have hustle, superior organizational skills, integrity and great follow through on tasks. You donít get easily overwhelmed.
A creative, entrepreneurial, and hard-working team player willing to pitch in on all projects -- no matter how small or big
Excellent business judgment and interpersonal skills (outgoing, down-to-earth, and with a good sense of humor)
Enthusiastic about Uber!

EDUCATION:
Accredited BA/BS degree in a related field or equivalent practical experience.

WORK HOURS:
40 hrs/week

 
Job Number: 163695
Job Location: San Francisco, CA
Rate: $DOE
Duration: 3 Months
Input Date: 06/01/2017
Firm Name: CHIPTON ROSS
Attention: Silmese Graves
Address: 343 MAIN ST
City, State: EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245
Phone: 310/414-7800 X286
800 Phone: 800/927-9318
Fax Phone: 310/414-7808
Email: sgraves@chiptonross.com
Website: www.chiptonross.com

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