Litigation Paralegal – Phoenix, AZ

Messner Reeves LLP, a national law firm, is seeking an experienced and highly qualified Paralegal to join the Litigation team in our Phoenix office.

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Must be well versed in both federal and state court procedure and filing requirements, to include E-Filing in federal court.
  • Research proficient, pre-trial prep, and trial assistance experience required.
  • Experience handling multiple attorneys with full caseloads. Coordinate heavy scheduling and calendaring for attorney meetings, court deadlines, depositions, etc.
  • Heavy client contact, contact with witnesses and opposing counsel to obtain information pertinent to the case matter.
  • Assist attorneys in drafting pleadings, disclosures, and discovery requests while under close supervision.
  • Document production and organization a must. Organize records, documents, correspondence, and files into a manageable format.
  • Follow the ethical requirements as set forth by the Rules of Professional Conduct of the State.
  • Must demonstrate a strong worth ethic and consistent schedule
  • Experience with document management system required
  • Paralegal Certificate Required

Skills

  • Proven working experience as a litigation paralegal
  • Working knowledge of Office 2013, Outlook 365, LexisNexis and court filing docketing.
  • Extensive computer and database expertise
  • Candidate should be pro-active to handle necessary tasks for busy attorneys without constant oversight.
  • The ideal candidate will take the initiative, have strong attention to detail, highly organized & has impeccable communication skills.

Pay Range:

$55,000- $65,000

 

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