Wilson Elser's Orlando office currently seeks a Litigation Paralegal to support our exceptional team with an active and expanding practice.
This exciting role offers growth and learning opportunities for a motivated self-starter with paralegal experience who is seeking to advance their legal career.
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.
·Must have a bachelor's degree in Paralegal Studies or a Paralegal Certificate
·2+ years litigation paralegal experience in a fast paced environment
·Experience with preparing records, assembling exhibits, pleadings, summarizing transcripts, medical record analysis, discovery, and trial preparation required
·Experience drafting and responding to standard discovery demands (interrogatories, requests to produce documents, etc.)
·Strong computer skills with proficiency in MS Office Suite and document management systems
·Attention to detail and organizational skills are critical
·Clear and effective communication skills both orally and in writing
·Must be able to multitask and successfully manage a variety of demands daily
·Must be able to work independently and be proactive
·Prepare records, review and prepare exhibits, analyze medical records, and trial preparation
·Contact outside sources (government agencies, etc.) to obtain public information and review and analyze the same
·Search and retrieve information from court-related databases as well as other online sources of case information
·Prepare summary of pertinent transcripts
·Assemble chronologies of pertinent facts and key documents
·Review, analyze and organize document productions by opposing parties and co-defendants
·Determine, prepare and organize materials needed for expert witness review
·Conduct investigative research on opposing parties and expert witnesses
·Manage documents and organize case files
Why Should You Apply?
·Generous PTO plan
·Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
·Corporate Discount Plans
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.
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.
Why Work Here?Wilson Elser is a full-service law firm with nearly 800 attorneys, representing more than 50 service areas in 39 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.
Excellent Benefits, Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training, Generous PTO plan