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Litigation Paralegal

Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C., a full service law firm located at 100 Southgate Parkway, Morristown, NJ, seeks a Full-time, Non-Exempt Litigation Paralegal to join its litigation team. The ideal candidate will have prior litigation experience; education law, employment law, class-action, complex commercial, or white collar criminal law are a plus  -  essential functions include the following:

  • Drafting correspondence;
  • Drafting pleadings and motions; 
  • Drafting Rule 26 discovery plans;
  • Drafting initial discovery demands; 
  • Drafting discovery responses; 
  • Review and summarization of records received from client, adverse parties and third-parties; 
  • Preparation of materials for depositions; 
  • Preparation of materials for hearings and trials; 
  • Contact with clients to obtain materials needed to defend litigation; 
  • Electronic filing on both the state and federal level; 
  • Monitoring case dockets; 
  • Assisting with settlement proposals, negotiations, implementation and notices; 
  • Technological proficiency in various software forms, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint (Kofax and iManage are a plus); and
  • Ability to manage assignments from multiple attorneys.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS 

  1. Bachelor's Degree; 
  2. Paralegal Certificate from an ABA approved paralegal program; 
  3. Strong verbal, written, organizational, and interpersonal skills;
  4. Perform work in an efficient, detailed, accurate, proactive, and relatively independent manner; and
  5. Flexibility in daily work schedule to meet firm’s needs during periods of heavy workload.

For consideration, please send your resume to Jennifer Ciaburri.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.