A downtown Seattle law firm has an opening for a mid to senior Litigation Support Paralegal. This position will offer support to the firm’s litigation group and be responsible for cases requiring a high degree of knowledge related to electronic discovery and technology. Your expertise with e-discovery, trial preparation and databases will be crucial as will your ability to communicate effectively and work well within a team environment. Your background as a litigation paralegal will also be useful in your support as liaison as you discuss and manage the e-discovery issues with attorneys and other technology staff. The firm offers a complete benefits package along with a very competitive salary which will be dependent upon the specific experience you bring to the position.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates should have a minimum of five years litigation/e-discovery paralegal experience (more experience would be a plus). In addition, qualified candidates will have extensive experience with e-discovery and trial presentation/software technology (Summation, Concordance, Relativity). Candidates with an e-discovery certification will be given preferred consideration. Excellent communication skills and a real passion and hands-on experience with these new and evolving areas of litigation support are really paramount to your success in this role. An ability to work well in a team environment is crucial, as is prior experience with litigation support either as a component of your paralegal position or as your specific position within the firm. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills as well and a true desire to be instrumental in providing the best services possible to clients through your litigation technology expertise.