Litigation Paralegal

Campolo, Middleton & McCormickRonkonkoma, New yorkFull TimeOn Site


Recognized by Newsday as a Top Workplace, Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP – a premier law firm with offices across Long Island – is seeking a highly motivated Litigation Paralegal with 2-4 years of experience, based primarily in our Ronkonkoma office.

This is an extraordinary opportunity for an ambitious candidate to make an impact at a fast-paced firm recognized by Forbes as a Top Corporate Law Firm in America. If you are passionate about the law and business and want to grow with a firm that values paralegals as a critical part of our legal team, we encourage you to apply.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Clearly and concisely draft letters and emails
  • Assist attorneys with all types of litigation including the preparation, service, and filing of court documents
  • Assist attorneys with procedural requirements during all stages of litigation
  • Preparation of legal documents including drafting of pleadings, motions, discovery demands and responses, stipulations, settlement documents, notice of appeal, etc.
  • Service and filing of legal documents, including e-filing
  • Maintain attorney calendars with key dates, deadlines, and court appearances
  • Communicate with clients, court personnel, and adversaries
  • Conduct legal research
  • Maintain status logs for various projects
  • Manage special projects as needed
    • Preparing documents and exhibits, including bookmarking, OCRing, and Bates stamping

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Paralegal certificate, a plus
  • 2-4 years of litigation paralegal or legal assistant experience in a law firm or in-house position required
  • Experience with e-filing
  • Experience with billing software
  • Capable of managing a large caseload and calendar
  • Strong computer skills required as well as proficiency with workplace software, including Microsoft Office Suite (including Word, Excel, and Outlook) and Adobe Pro
  • Efficient, detail-oriented and highly organized
  • Self-starter and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment

About CMM

Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP is a premier business law firm recognized by Forbes as a Top Corporate Law Firm in America. The firm seeks candidates who share our mission to exceed our clients’ expectations and provide service of the highest quality.

Benefits of a career at CMM include:

  • The opportunity to work with professionals on diverse projects at a recognized law firm with a stellar reputation
  • Training on substantive legal topics as well as professional development topics
  • Benefits including health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, and flexible paid time off

CMM is an equal opportunity employer.

Please email resume and cover letter to recruiting@cmmllp.com.

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