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Paralegal

Wilson Elser's White Plains office is seeking a Paralegal to support its growing commercial litigation and professional liability practices.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated, independent, and self-starting recent college graduate or legal professional looking to advance his or her career while working in a rewarding and team oriented environment. 

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with nearly 800 attorneys, across 36 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and are included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position

Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree; paralegal certificate preferred 
  • 1+ years of work experience in a professional office setting preferred
  • 2 or more years general litigation experience in NYS State Courts
  • Extremely detail-oriented and able to prioritize a heavy workload
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills required 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to integrate into a fast-paced environment

Responsibilities

  • Draft and assemble standard correspondence, pleadings, motions, and affidavits
  • Communicate with clients to develop supporting information and documentation
  • Assist in preparation of reports and responses to data requests
  • Review and organize large amounts of data for responses to requests for production 

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent Benefits 
  • Generous PTO plan 
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities 
  • Corporate Discount Plans

Interested?
Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses our commitment to both our clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online.

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.

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