Labor & Employment Paralegal

On Call Counsel Published: March 27, 2020
Location
New York, NY
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Description

On Call Counsel is seeking a Paralegals with Labor & Employment experience for opportunities in New York City. Paralegals will provide a variety of support to labor and employment attorneys and/or in-house legal departments. If you are available for contract or temporary work.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare labor & employment litigation documents, including discovery, motion and trial documents.
  • Organize and maintain case materials using traditional and electronic document management systems.
  • Conduct research and gather information using general and legal research tools.
  • Assist attorneys with local court proceedings, coordinating service of process and court filings, both in hard copy and electronically.
  • File pleadings, motions and other documents electronically via CM/ECF and NYSCEF.
  • Other responsibilities as attorney and client needs dictate.
  • Actively participating in investigations, mediations, arbitrations, settlement conferences, and similar legal proceedings.


Skills:

  • Bachelors degree and/or paralegal certificate.
  • Preferably at least 3-5 years of substantive experience, involving the gathering of electronic data; assimilating data into damages models and preparing presentations.
  • Knowledge of litigation procedures, court structure and court rules and regulations.
  • Experience with electronic case filing in state and federal court.
  • Experience with Case Logistix, Relativity or other e-discovery or case management software.
  • Experience with employment-related and Fair Labor Standards Act litigation preferred.
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