Legal Attorney / Litigation
Sovereign Bank, N.A. - Villanova, PA

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Sovereign Bank/Banco Santander is looking for a Legal Attorney to handle its civil litigations in Villanova, PA. The individual will be responsible for managing small to medium civil litigation matters, including supervision of outside litigation counsel on all phases of civil litigation. Handling other legal matters as assigned.

Review and risk analysis of incoming lawsuits, regulatory complaints, and other pre-litigation matters

Proactive supervision of outside counsel, and coordination and direction of litigation strategy to resolve lawsuits and other matters expeditiously and economically

Travel to and attendance at mediations, corporate depositions and significant trial hearings

Review and edit pleadings and discovery documents before filing/service

Coordinate with Sr. Litigation Paralegal, ediscovery Paralegal, business line and others on litigation holds and all discovery matters

Collaboration with company management and staff to minimize litigation risk
Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

Business Experience: 3 to 5 years of law firm or corporation civil litigation experience

JD or equivalent from an accredited institution, and licensed to practice law, preferably in PA or NJ

Ability to define legal issues, collect relevant information, and develop strategy

Must use sound judgment, establish priorities, adhere to deadlines, work independently, and reach out for assistance when needed

Knowledge of all relevant aspects of litigation and dispute resolution required; General commercial or financial services/banking litigation experience a plus

Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment

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