Duckor Spradling Metzger & Wynne is seeking a litigation paralegal with 5+ years’ experience.  Excellent opportunity for self-motivated candidate with diverse experience, excellent written and oral communication and organizational skills.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation of discovery on pending litigation including drafting interrogatories, requests for production, requests for admissions, and response to same
  • Draft complaints, answers, motions and other form pleadings
  • Draft standard motions, including preparation of notices and supportive declarations
  • Perform legal research using Westlaw and social media sites
  • Prepare attorneys for depositions, including summarizing transcripts
  • Shepardize (check citations)
  • Prepare notices and subpoenas duces tecum for scheduled depositions and trials
  • Page-line summaries of deposition transcripts
  • Organize and maintain major case files
  • Trial preparation (exhibits, planning and preparation of demonstrative evidence, jury instructions, SDTs, trial notebooks
  • Working knowledge of an eDiscovery platform (i.e. IPRO Eclipse SE). Understanding of native form of documents and ability to load documents and provide summary. Ability to extract documents; redact and Bates label documents within platform
  • Ability to work independently

In addition, candidates must have excellent project management skills with attention to detail, good judgment and solid organizational skills. Ability to balance multiple time-sensitive projects.  Paralegal certificate required. We offer excellent benefits.

Please submit resume to mccabe@dsmw.com