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DATE ADDED: Tue 25/09/2018


New York, USA


Job Description


Performs the following tasks while complying with established procedures: compiles, prepares, and summarizes relevant materials for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents; summarizes depositions and other transcripts; maintains case files; performs simple legal research; indexes, tracks and controls document discovery (including documents produced and received in discovery); indexes, tracks, and controls exhibits and other materials at depositions and at trial. Prepares exhibit cross-references. Reviews documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria. Other examples of the types of work to be performed include compilation of documents for FOIA, production requests, Congressional inquiries, etc. May have a role involving special knowledge and skills, such as litigation, document analysis or accounting. Litigation specialty supports attorneys during trial, including courtroom locations. Is expected to work independently on tasks without the need for continuous input from SEC staff.


Requires Paralegal Certificate and 2 years of experience in the required specialty, such as litigation, document analysis, or accounting. An equivalent level of legal training may be substituted for the Paralegal Certificate. For litigation specialty experience in trial support, cite checking legal motions and memoranda, and automated litigation support is required. Must have and use excellent oral and written communications skills. Requires thorough knowledge of legal research tools such as LEXIS/NEXIS, CLEAR, Westlaw, Concordance or Recommind; experience documenting Table of Authorities, and Table of Contents. Role also requires knowledge of e-discovery procedures and resources. Ability to consistently deliver highest quality work under extreme pressure will be very important. Must be proficient in all Microsoft Office 2010 or newer programs, and Adobe Professional, or newer program, to include redacting and redlining expertise. In addition, must have hands-on familiarity with a variety of computer applications, including databases (such as document review and file management systems), spreadsheets, and imaging.

Company Description
5 Star Placements understand that people work because they believe in "an idea worth working for" along with having a clear understanding of what needs to be done and the expected outcome. 5 Star Placements is a distinct reflection of its owner and her belief that she is not creating a place to work but a business designed to transform our clients enterprise by providing unmatched and measurable services.

Our Vision: To Provide Transformational Services by Anticipating and Adapting to a Changing World.

Our Mission: To Deliver Measurable and Value Added Technology, Engineering, Advisory, and Support Services that Transform Governments and Commercial Organizations.

Our Pledge: Architect. Execute. Innovate.

5 Star Placements is dedicated to helping our clients achieve success by solving business challenges with innovative thinking, processes, and leveraging the appropriate technologies required to meet our clients expectations each and every time. 5 Star Placements is committed to delivering solutions that achieve measurable results. 5 Star Placements know and understand that there is nothing more important than our clients and our relationship with them.

Our Services: Innovative, Agile and Focused on our Client's Enterprise Regardless of Size. Our Corporate Capability Statement is available to provide more information on our services.

5 Star Placements is task oriented and we will leverage the appropriate people, leadership, processes, and technologies to solve the most critical issues and challenges facing our clients and their enterprises. 5 Star Placements will not do work that will not lead to predictable outcomes nor will we recommend technologies that we do not use or would not use in our own business.

Our Client Satisfaction Goal: Exceed all service delivery expectations

Role: Certified Litigation Paralegal *MUST HAVE HEAVY LITIGATION EXPERIENCE*
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Location: New York,

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