The Atlanta office is actively recruiting for a Paralegal to assist lawyers on the Litigation & Intellectual Property team with the logistics of complex litigation case management, preparation of moderately complex legal documents, substantive legal research activities, document organization, preparation and review.
Qualified candidates should possess a four-year college degree or equivalent education and paralegal experience. Paralegal certification preferred. Candidates should possess a minimum of three years of litigation paralegal experience. Individuals applying for this position should be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, computer databases and substantive legal research. Qualified candidates must have a professional demeanor and possess excellent written and oral communication skills as well as the ability to pay strict attention to detail and work well under pressure.
To perform this job successfully, the incumbent must possess the abilities or aptitudes to proficiently perform each of the responsibilities and accountabilities described above, with or without reasonable accommodation. Examples include: ability to work well under pressure, patience, diplomacy, high stress tolerance, excellent interpersonal communication skills, ability to prioritize workload and adapt to changing conditions. Visual acuity needed for transcription, extensive reading and input (typing) of information into computer. Ability to receive and convey detailed information through oral communication. Essential competency processes include language ability, reasoning and memory. Must be flexible to work overtime as necessary to meet job demands.
Equal opportunity employer/drug-free workplace/E-Verify participant.