Labor Law Paralegal

Incredibly Prestigious Law Firm Seeking a Wage & Hour (Employment) Paralegal! (HYBRID SCHEDULE)

  • Portland, OR
  • $70,000 - $100,000
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A bit about us:

We have one of the largest labor and employment practices serving public and private employers in the Pacific Northwest and adjacent western U.S. region. We’re business-minded litigators and counselors who share a common purpose to proactively prevent disputes or, when necessary, vigorously defend against them.

Why join us?

  • Excellent benefits
  • Career advancement
  • Amazing culture
  • Competitive salary
  • Competent staff
  • Supportive leadership
  • Competitive 401(k)
  • Friendly team

Job Details

Responsibilities

  • Support internal and external counsel at all stages of litigation and administration.
  • Assist with the factual development and analysis of cases, including talking with the relevant business people, gathering and reviewing documents, and creating timelines.
  • Manage the discovery process, including the collection, retention, and production of documents, drafting written responses to discovery, and responding to third party subpoenas.
  • Draft basic legal documents, including pleadings, motions, appellate documents, settlement agreements, document retention notices, and response letters.
  • Prepare court documents for filing.
  • Formatting and proofing of work product in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Adobe.
  • Maintain the litigation calendar and monitor case docket.
  • Assist with trial preparation

Requirements

  • 2+ years of relevant experience handling labor and employment matters.
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certification preferred or equivalent experience and evidence of exceptional ability.-Law firm experience preferred.
  • Understanding of litigation motion practice, discovery, arbitration, trial and appellate procedure a plus.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, fact-finding, and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently, prioritize workflow, meet demanding deadlines, and manage multi-dimensional projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong work ethic with a goal-oriented focus as well as flexibility to take on new areas of responsibility.
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Job Details
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Location
Portland, OR
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$70,000 - $100,000