Current Opportunities


Discovery Paralegal

2/23/23 | New York, NY

Wilson Elser’s New York City office is currently seeking a Discovery Paralegal to join a national team serving a major logistics company. Remote and hybrid working arrangements are available for this position.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm that faithfully serves our clients with more than 900 attorneys, across 42 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 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms

The Position

  • Must have a bachelor's degree in Paralegal Studies or Paralegal Certificate
  • 3+ years litigation paralegal experience
  • In-house corporate experience is a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple pending projects at once
  • Strong analytical and communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to exercise professionalism, integrity, and discretion with confidential and sensitive information is required
  • Demonstrated ability to employ software at the power-user competence level is a plus
  • Experience with Electronically Stored Information and document management systems, including computer-assisted review technologies, a plus
  • Manage and respond to litigation discovery requests, including assisting with discovery requests and document productions
  • Closely and effectively collaborate and coordinate with stakeholders inside and outside the Firm
  • Coordinate work flow and communication with managing attorneys and liaise with clients representatives
  • Conduct investigations and research into evidentiary data and case-related information
  • Obtaining and managing client documents, including electronic data, and determining potential existence of documents that may be relevant to each case
  • Maintain and organize evidentiary data and case-related information pursuant to best records management practices across a wide array of case files and documentation
Why Should You Apply?
  • Excellent Benefits including a 401k match
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
  • Corporate Discount Plans

The annualized salary range for this position is $50,000 to $90,000.Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience and other job-related factors permitted by law.

Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses their commitment to both their clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online or sending your credentials to and putting "NYC Discovery Paralegal" in the subject line.

We believe in creating a work environment free of barriers and bias, where individual outlooks and talents are respected and valued. Our firm's policy is to ensure an equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law.

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