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Paralegal Clerk

Wilson Elser
Phoenix, AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Wilson Elser's Phoenix office is currently looking for a Paralegal Clerk to join the team.

This is an excellent position for those seeking to gain experience with an office of a national law firm, especially for those considering attending law school in 2 - 3 years.

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 41 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
•Bachelor's degree preferred
•Paralegal Certificate is a plus
•Prior professional or office experience; experience with a law firm is a plus
•Strong verbal (including telephone) and written communication skills
•Knowledge of litigation process and documents preferred
•Must be detail oriented and capable of managing multiple projects/tasks for different attorneys
•Must demonstrate the ability to adhere to deadlines
•Must communicate and cooperate with all members of a case team
•Proficiency in MS Office Suite

Responsibilities
•Draft page/line deposition summaries
•Conduct general online research using Lexis/Westlaw
•Prepare appendices and form correspondence
•Write memos or reports, as well as document production
•Prepare and organize documents/binders for litigation, including depositions, mediations, pre-trials/trials.
•Draft/finalize court documents
•E-file court documents in a variety of states
•Process HIPPA authorizations
•Be willing to shift responsibilities based on the needs of attorneys

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 their commitment to both their clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online or sending your credentials to Careers@wilsonelser.com and putting "NYC Paralegal Clerk" in the subject line.

We believe in creating a work environment free of barriers and bias, where individual outlooks and talents are respected and valued. Our firm's policy is to ensure an equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law.

Company Description
Wilson Elser is a full-service law firm with nearly 800 attorneys, representing more than 50 service areas in 40 offices throughout the United States. Founded in 1978, Wilson Elser ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is listed in the Top 50 by The National Law Journal. With a full-service office in London and a network of affiliate firms in France, Germany and Mexico, Wilson Elser routinely provides legal advice and representation throughout the world.

While Wilson Elser's heritage and primary focus is insurance defense, it increasingly has expanded into the corporate and transactional realms in order to better serve its clients. Along these lines, the firm currently has a broad range of practice areas, members of which will often work on multidisciplinary and/or multijurisdictional teams in order to identify sound, comprehensive and innovative solutions to complex legal issues.

Wilson Elser

Why Work Here?
Excellent Benefits, Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training, Generous PTO plan

Wilson Elser is a full-service law firm with nearly 800 attorneys, representing more than 50 service areas in 40 offices throughout the United States. Founded in 1978, Wilson Elser ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is listed in the Top 50 by The National Law Journal. With a full-service office in London and a network of affiliate firms in France, Germany and Mexico, Wilson Elser routinely provides legal advice and representation throughout the world. While Wilson Elser's heritage and primary focus is insurance defense, it increasingly has expanded into the corporate and transactional realms in order to better serve its clients. Along these lines, the firm currently has a broad range of practice areas, members of which will often work on multidisciplinary and/or multijurisdictional teams in order to identify sound, comprehensive and innovative solutions to complex legal issues.

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Phoenix, AZ
USA

Industry

Legal

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