Paralegal – Melbourne

Description

Wicker Smith is looking for a paralegal with experience in defense civil litigation for their Melbourne office. A paralegal certificate or Bachelor’s degree is required. Excellent salary and benefits. Please send your cover letter and resume to Norma Booth at nbooth@wickersmith.com. EOE

 

Available in:

  • Melbourne
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Key Responsibilities

  • Experienced with trial preparation, summation and PowerPoint.
  • Knowledge of complex litigation, medical malpractice, construction, products liability, etc.
  • Continual review and management of case files.
  • Working knowledge and experience of e-Filing in both State and Federal Court systems
  • Prepare initial discovery (i.e. interrogatories, request for production, request for admissions)
  • Journal deadlines for responses and monitor for timeliness.
  • Prepare draft responses to discovery.
  • Prepare deposition summaries.
  • Prepare legal documents such as pleadings, chronologies, deposition and/or trial binders for use by Attorneys.
  • Investigate facts as requested by attorney.
  • Ensure proper indexing and filing of original legal documents.

Qualifications

  • 1 year Litigation Paralegal Experience 
  • Required education: Bachelor’s degree

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