Litigation Paralegal - Labor and Employment
Hesse Martone, P.C. - St. Louis, MO

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St. Louis West County law office is looking for a litigation paralegal with at least 5 years of experience to assist its Labor and Employment Litigation practice area. This is a temp to hire position.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft routine legal documents.
  • Manage multiple cases from start to trial.
  • Collect, organize, analyze and summarize various documents/records.
  • Assist with preparation of depositions, including gathering and organizing exhibits.
  • Assist with trial preparation: assist with pretrial documents (deposition designations, exhibit and witness list, organize exhibits, files and other supporting documents.
  • Assist during trial: manage exhibits, assist with witnesses and any other duties associated with trial.
  • Experience with litigation software, including, but not limited to, Summation, CaseMap, PracticeMaster.
  • Conduct various document searches and factual research.

Skills:

  • Experience in all phases of the litigation process.
  • Ability to effectively set priorities, meet deadlines, and manage multiple projects for several attorneys.
  • Ability to search database programs and assist with organizing, summarizing and/or categorizing documents.
  • Experience preparing for trials and/or arbitrations.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptionally well organized and detail oriented.
  • Adaptable to changing priorities; flexible.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to interact with all levels of firm personnel, clients, other counsel and vendors.
  • Must have a strong enough personality to have a thick skin, but teamwork is imperative.
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and create solutions.
  • Proficient in Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

Requirements:

  • Paralegal Certificate (required) with Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a litigation paralegal.