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Litigation Paralegal

Wilson Elser's White Plains office is seeking a Litigation Paralegal to support our exceptional team with an active and expanding practice. 

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 31 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 - 3 years general litigation experience, with both State and Federal courts preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to integrate into a fast-paced environment

Responsibilities

  • Pulling case law cited in briefs
  • Conducting legal research using Westlaw / LexisNexis
  • Assembling motions and other pleadings (including assembling of exhibits, transcripts and other pertinent documents)
  • Drafting standard pleadings (answers, RJIs, bills of particulars, etc)
  • Drafting and responding to standard discovery demands (interrogatories, requests to produce documents, etc)
  • Assist with medical record retrieval and document management.

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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