Robert Half International Litigation Paralegal in SAINT LOUIS, Missouri

We are assisting our client, a Fortune 500 multinational corporation headquartered in St. Louis, MO, in the hiring of a Litigation Paralegal. Candidates interested in this position should submit a resume to christy.pashia@roberthalflegal.com. ALL INQUIRIES ARE 100% CONFIDENTIAL. Description Provide timely professional quality paralegal and administrative support to the Law Department with respect to litigation and other assigned matters. Responsibilities Litigation Assistance ? Assist in-house attorney(s) in the management of the company?s product and non-product litigation, including: ? Act as Corporate liaison among outside counsel, internal and external experts and Business Unit personnel. ? Keep abreast of developments and status of assigned cases and communicate developments to in-house attorney(s), which requires working knowledge and analysis of products, facts and issues. ? Assist outside counsel and Business Unit representatives in responding to subpoenas and discovery requests, including locating and obtaining responsive Corporate and Business Unit records. ? Generate reports as directed and prepare drafts of status reports, pre-trial memoranda and settlement reports and other correspondence for in-house attorneys. ? Maintain on a current basis case management data base for all assigned cases. ? Prepare and maintain as appropriate, statistical records on a periodic and annual basis with respect to products and litigation, as requested and respond in a timely and professional manner to appropriate requests for information from legal staff, Business Unit and Corporate personnel and trial counsel. ? Attend mediation/arbitration settlement conferences and trials on behalf of the company?s entities as directed by company attorneys, which requires preparatory file review and communications with outside and in- house attorneys. Assist in support of non-litigation matters, such as transactional, product safety, commercial and corporate. Perform legal research. Other: ? Organize, maintain and prepare the compilation of information for the General Counsel's monthly Board Report to the Board of Directors. ? Act as the end-user administrator for the case management system. ? Provide assistance for processing of invoices. ? Assist development group with litigation due diligence during acquisition / divestiture projects. ? Organize meetings and outreach events with outside-counsel and other litigation group key contacts. Requirements ? High school graduate (associates degree in legal studies or business desirable) with paralegal certificate or equivalent. ? Five or more years of experience within a law firm or corporation dealing with litigation and claims management and procedures. ? Proven analytical and organizational skills to assist in the coordination and management of litigation, other legal and commercial issues, documents and record keeping. ? Good oral and written communication skills required in order to interact and communicate within the Law Department, and with Corporate, Business Unit and outside personnel and prepare various reports. ? Self-starter and ability to work with minimal supervision.

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

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Req ID: 02430-0010704936

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: MO

City: SAINT LOUIS

Postal Code: 63136

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Requirements ? High school graduate (associates degree in legal studies or business desirable) with paralegal certificate or equivalent. ? Five or more years of experience within a law firm or corporation dealing with litigation and claims management and procedures. ? Proven analytical and organizational skills to assist in the coordination and management of litigation, other legal and commercial issues, documents and record keeping. ? Good oral and written communication skills required in order to interact and communicate within the Law Department, and with Corporate, Business Unit and outside personnel and prepare various reports. ? Self-starter and ability to work with minimal supervision.