A boutique Seattle firm is adding a paralegal to their practice focused on plaintiff litigation. This paralegal position will one on one with a partner level attorney with a busy practice and function as an essential team member as you manage cases and see them from inception through trial. The practice is supported by a litigation legal assistant to handle the administrative duties and document production. The practice specializes in document intensive, large, complex cases involving wrongful death, medical malpractice and catastrophic injuries, focusing on a small number of high value cases. Duties will include true paralegal tasks such as reviewing documents, working with experts, analyzing medical records as well as involvement through the discovery phase of the case and trial. The firm provides a complete benefit package and a competitive salary along with a bonus program.
REQUIREMENTS: A minimum of 3 – 5 years’ current litigation experience related to tort litigation, and candidates with plaintiff experience are preferred. Trial experience is a plus. Candidates who enjoy a collaborative working environment and substantial responsibility will thrive in this position as you work in true partnership with the attorney.