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Title : Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Location : Nevada - Las Vegas
Refer to Job # JIWJ710541

Paralegal/Legal Assistant Duties: Investigate the facts of a case. Conduct research on relevant laws, regulations, and legal articles. Organize and maintain documents in a paper or electronic filing systems. Gather and arrange evidence and other legal documents for attorney review and case preparation. Write reports to help lawyers prepare for trials. Draft correspondence and legal documents, such as contracts and mortgages. Get affidavits and other formal statements that may be used as evidence in court. Help lawyers during trials by handling exhibits, taking notes, or reviewing trial transcripts. File exhibits, briefs, appeals and other legal documents with the court or opposing counsel. Call clients, witnesses, lawyers, and outside vendors to schedule interviews, meetings, and depositions. Qualifications: 1+ years of litigation paralegal experience. Proficient in Microsoft Office software programs (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel MS Access or other similar databases and Outlook), Adobe Professional, or similar applications. Must have basic knowledge, including knowledge of standard legal citation system sufficient to perform legal research; Thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS and Westlaw. Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important. Ability to work and interact professionally and effectively with all levels of staff. Ability to meet established deadlines and work as a team player in a professional office environment. Skilled in meeting and dealing with people in a courteous and tactful manner. Some walking, standing, bending, moving documents and carrying small office items. Trial Experience very helpful. Automated litigation suppport experience very helpful (i.e Concordance, Summation, iConect or similar databases). Current or active clearance. Proven excellent written and oral communication skills.

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