Litigation Paralegal

Wilson Elser - White Plains, NY3.0

Full-time
Wilson Elser's White Plains office is seeking a Litigation Paralegal to support our exceptional team with an active and expanding practice.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated, independent, and self-starting recent college graduate or legal professional looking to advance his or her career while working in a rewarding and team oriented environment.

The Firm

Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 800 attorneys, across 37 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position

Qualifications

Must have a Bachelor's degree; paralegal certificate preferred
1 - 3 years general litigation experience, with both State and Federal courts preferred
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to integrate into a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities

Pulling case law cited in briefs
Conducting legal research using Westlaw / LexisNexis
Assembling motions and other pleadings (including assembling of exhibits, transcripts and other pertinent documents)
Drafting standard pleadings (answers, RJIs, bills of particulars, etc)
Drafting and responding to standard discovery demands (interrogatories, requests to produce documents, etc)
Assist with medical record retrieval and document management.
Why Should You Apply?

Excellent Benefits
Generous PTO plan
Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
Corporate Discount Plans
Interested?
Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses our commitment to both our clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online.

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.