We are currently recruiting for a paralegal with a minimum of two to five years of experience in litigation to join a Seattle law firm. The position supports a partner and associate with their busy litigation practice related to insurance defense matters. Candidates will be compensated with a competitive salary and benefits.
REQUIREMENTS: A minimum of two to five years’ current Washington litigation paralegal experience is required. Candidates must have excellent attention to detail and strong communication (both verbal and written) skills. The ability to work independently is crucial as the attorneys provide an opportunity to work with little supervision. A pro-active, positive attitude and flexibility to work well with a variety of work styles are important as well. Knowledge of court rules, discovery processes and case management is required, along with excellent organizational and analytical skills. Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office (including Excel) is required. Candidates should have experience with document production review and analysis, providing relevant documents for depositions and trials, and be able to draft, review and respond to discovery requests. Candidates must have experience producing medical chronologies and have experience with document management systems.