Senior Litigation Paralegal Washington DC
Job ID: 16402
Our client, a world-premier litigation firm, is currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Litigation Paralegal to join their team in Washington, D.C. As a Senior Paralegal, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced attorneys and case managers in a single office location, fostering close mentoring relationships and offering chances for professional growth. Under the guidance of the Director of Paralegals, you will play a critical role in providing comprehensive paralegal support throughout all phases of litigation.
- Assist attorneys throughout the entire litigation process, from case initiation to resolution.
- Manage all case materials, including electronic files and database applications.
- Retrieve and file materials with federal and local courts and agencies.
- Conduct factual research to support case strategy.
- Track the flow of information and case materials to ensure accuracy and accessibility.
- Train and supervise the work of junior paralegals.
- Coordinate with outside vendors and service providers.
- Assist attorneys in preparing for depositions, trials, and arbitrations, ensuring effective management of logistics, exhibits, filings, and deadlines.
Required Skills, Abilities, and Education:
- Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) or equivalent years of experience.
- Minimum of five years of full life cycle litigation experience, including trial experience.
- Professional demeanor, strong attention to detail, and high-quality work standards.
- Ability to independently manage large litigation cases from initiation through resolution, as well as collaborate effectively within a team.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal, organizational, problem-solving, and time-management skills.
- Ability to anticipate case needs, handle competing priorities, and adapt to changing conditions.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2019 or newer programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
- Experience using Adobe Acrobat and litigation support applications such as Relativity, CaseMap, and Case Notebook.
For immediate consideration send your resume to Amir Aly at firstname.lastname@example.org