arrow-double-right arrow-noline-right arrow-lrg-left arrow-lrg-right arrow-med-down arrow-med-left arrow-med-right arrow-med-up arrow-sml-right checkmark close close-sml contact-card event-clock linkedin menu minus outbound-link phone plus print search-lrg search-sml twitter winthrop-mark
My Email Address
= Required field
Enter Email Address, confirm, enter Security Code, and click Submit.
Email Address
Confirm Email Address



Position(s) I am Applying for

Litigation Paralegal

Winthrop & Weinstine is seeking a full-time Paralegal to work in our growing Litigation Department. The responsibilities and qualifications for this position will include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Develop file organization and retrieval systems for complex litigation cases, and develop correlating databases.
  • Conduct in-depth review and analysis of documents for factual information, privilege, relevance, etc.
  • Experience utilizing the Relativity document review platform for reviewing documents and conducting searches.
  • Oversee productions or review of documents at productions.
  • Responsible for all aspects of document control and management of production materials.
  • Assist with drafting of necessary briefs, voir dire and witness outlines.
  • Research appropriate court rules, judge's standing orders, etc.
  • Attend depositions, coordinate witness attendance and service of subpoenas. Extrapolate information from deposition transcripts through the use of Case Notebook or similar transcript management software.
  • Act as liaison between attorney and client, facilitating communication and transmittal of necessary information. Interact with experts and opposing counsel.
  • Make independent and critical decisions regarding exchange of information among parties, case preparation, file management, delegation of responsibilities, etc.
  • Collect documents, confer with client regarding same.
  • Ability to effectively work within a team environment.
  • Skill in written and verbal communication.

  • Individuals must have a Bachelor's degree, paralegal certificate or equivalent work experience in a legal setting and possess a strong knowledge base of automated support systems and use of litigation support software (e.g. Relativity). One to three years of experience as a business litigation paralegal in a law firm preferred.