Commercial Litigation Paralegal Florham Park NJ
Job ID: 16352
Our client is seeking a paralegal with a minimum of 5 years’ experience to support the commercial litigation practice group in its Florham Park office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: • strong investigative services including social media, asset searches and background research on individuals and high-profile adversaries • conducting case docket searches for client litigations in both state and federal courts. • handling debt collection cases filed in New York Supreme Court and New Jersey’s Superior Court. • drafting complaints, motions for default judgment and all other necessary pleadings in civil litigations to ensure judgments are entered against adversaries. • handling judgment enforcement procedures, which include the docketing of judgments to create statewide liens • reviewing and analyzing discovery materials exchanged in commercial litigations. • drafting discovery requests and discovery responses. • e-filing of documents in both state and federal courts. Must be highly proficient in LexisNexis and e-Discovery platforms, such as Relativity and Logikcull. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication, organizational and writing skills, as well the ability to multi-task and consistently meet deadlines. The candidate must be able to work independently and as an integral member of this practice group. Requirements include a paralegal certification or related job experience; a Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree is a plus.