SideCar ( www.side.cr ) is the game-changer of community-driven transportation. Since February 2012, our real-time rideshare platform has instantly connected rideshare participants over 100,000 times. SideCar is expanding beyond San Francisco and Seattle to launch in eight other cities in early 2013. SideCar’s Policy and Legal Group is helping to change how the world thinks about transportation and regulatory policy. The group is managed by David Phillips, an experienced General Counsel and executive, with twenty years of legal and regulatory policy experience with AOL, Bertelsmann, Napster, and IGN/Fox.
Are you a paralegal rock star who dreams of another stage? Do you love technology innovation and startups? Do you love to manage projects and cases? Do you have the competitive drive to keep up with SideCar’s flat-out pace?
Then you might be the one SideCar is looking for! The ideal candidate is hungry for a different kind of success in the legal world. They want to help SideCar change the world with their case and project management and administrative skills. You should love working in a fast-paced, goal-driven environment that thrives on problem solving. You are driven, positive, and excited about revolutionizing transportation and local regulation through your legal prowess! The ideal candidate will handle the large volumes of work associated with each matter, case or transaction, and must be detail oriented and determined to perform to high standards under tight time pressures.
Bachelor's degree and Paralegal certification required.
2-5 years of experience as a litigation paralegal in a legal department or law firm.
Strong editing and proofing skills
Experience with legal technology as well as performing legal and other research through a variety of platforms a plus.
The ideal candidate will possess: 1) excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with staff, attorneys, and business colleagues on a daily basis; 2) strong organizational and attention to detail skills to handle large volumes of work; and 3) ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment.
Conducts legal and other research; compiles, analyzes and summarizes information.
Coordinates efforts between attorneys, business collegues, outside legal counsel and other parties and outside vendors.
Under the supervision of attorneys, prepares drafts of legal and administrative submissions and other documents and memos and communications. Assists attorneys with major filings and submissions.
Organizes all necessary documents for hearings, meetings and commercial transactions;
Locates, reviews and summarizes information applicable to a particular case, transaction or other matter via online research or document reviews.
Assists in the preparation of motions, binders, exhibits, etc.
Compensation & Perks
Full time salary negotiable based on experience
Health, Gym and other benefits (SideCar credits)
How to Apply
Submit your resume and cover letter explaining why you are the person for this opportunity.
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