1+ months

Labor & Employment Paralegal

Greenberg Traurig
Atlanta, GA

Greenberg Traurig, a global law firm, currently has an excellent full-time employment opportunity in the Labor & Employment Department of our Atlanta office. We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.

Position Summary:
The paralegal will assist the Labor & Employment group in all aspects of litigation support. Candidate should also be flexible to work overtime as needed.
\u200BDuties & Responsibilities:
  • Cite check legal briefs and memoranda;
  • Conduct legal and factual research on individuals, corporations, and opposing counsel;
  • Organize the electronic discovery process, including selection of vendors based on the specific needs of the case; prepare a detailed memo setting forth the coding guidelines for the review; select the appropriate format for the review of documents (Concordance, Relativity, Summation); organize the responsive documents for review by the attorneys and for use at upcoming deposition, hearing, or trial;
  • Review documents for privilege and relevance;
  • Handle case management from initial filing through trial and appeal;
  • Coordinate the use of electronic trial presentation equipment, maintaining and tracking exhibits, scheduling witnesses;
  • Prepare issue-based deposition summaries and compilation of issue across all deposed individuals
    \u200BSkills & Competencies:
    • Thorough knowledge of legal terminology;
    • Familiarity with legal forms and documents (pleadings & discovery, etc);
    • Familiarity with various governmental agencies involved in L&E matters, e.g. EEOC, NLRB, AAA, DOL;
    • Good organization and planning skills;
    • Keen attention to detail and accuracy;
    • Ability to work with limited supervision after assignment of tasks;
    • Ability to multi-task and set priorities to meet assigned deadlines;
    • Strong communications skills;
    • Strong writing and editing skills;
    • Strong research skills (ability to conduct online investigation)
    • Problem solving skills (ability to get to the information needed)
      \u200BQualifications & Prior Experience:
      Position requirements include: a Bachelor’s Degree and paralegal certification. Candidate will have minimum 7 years’ experience in Labor & Employment or Litigation. Proficiency with Windows-based software and Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook required.
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      \u200BAt Greenberg Traurig, we are committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. It has been, and continues to be our goal, to foster a well-balanced workforce that contains a significant presence of minorities and women.
Posted: 2018-06-08 Expires: 2018-11-07

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