Our client is a corporation located in the Akron area that is seeking to hire a junior level litigation paralegal or legal assistant to help out with a 3-6 month long assignment. The ideal candidate will have 1-5 years of substantive litigation experience and be skilled in E-discovery, litigation records management, and be a team player who can communicate effectively with a busy in-house legal team.
Daily responsibilities will likely focus on litigation management and legal administrative tasks such as:
Organizing litigation files
Scanning hard copies of legal documents and entering the electronic copies in the client's matter management system
Reviewing check requests
Responding to subpoenas, etc.
The proposed start date will be the beginning of February 2018
On point litigation experience, and paralegal certification or education is a plus.
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