Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is seeking an experienced paralegal to support the Litigation practice in the Washington, DC office. Primary responsibilities include: cite checking, research, drafting correspondence for review and approval by lawyers; obtaining materials from federal and local court and agencies; filing correspondence and legal documents in office filing system; preparing litigation files; assisting attorneys with preparation for depositions, hearings and trials.
The successful candidate will possess a BA/BS degree, be highly organized and motivated to follow through with assignments, have strong interpersonal skills and solid computer skills. Proficiency with MS Word Office Suite is useful. Candidates must have flexibility to work overtime, be self motivated, dependable and have the ability to work well under pressure while handling varied tasks within a busy legal environment. Punctuality, accuracy, attention to detail and excellent proofreading skills are essential.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.