Litigation Clerk (Japanese Fluency)
The Washington DC office of Finnegan, one of the world’s leading and largest intellectual property law firms, is seeking a recent college graduate, fluent in Japanese, to join our dynamic litigation legal assistant department. This position will assist the Case Manager and litigation legal assistants with all facets of the litigation process.
Responsibilities include: translating, speaking and communicating in Japanese, maintaining correspondence and pleadings, assisting in the distribution of documents, utilizing litigation software such as Summation and/or Concordance, assisting with document productions, including copy checking, redacting, and proofreading, maintaining deposition files and deposition databases, assisting with filings and assisting in all aspects of the preparation for trial and attending trial.
Successful candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum GPA of 3.0. Candidates must also be fluent in Japanese and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, the ability to manage multiple priorities and work in a fast paced environment and the flexibility to travel and work overtime are required.
The firm offers an excellent compensation and benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to:
Staff Recruiting Manager
901 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001-4413
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