Litigation Paralegal - posted 3/5/19

Litigation Paralegal - posted 3/5/19

Company Name: 
Law Office of W. Mark Wilczynski, PC
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Charlotte Amalie
VI
Salary Range: 
Very competitive; airfare and housing allowance (see the additional notes).
Job Summary: 
This position will be responsible for supporting attorneys in the various aspects of litigation including: Case preparation; management and execution. Applicants must have four (4) years of litigation experience. Paralegal Certification preferred.
Requirements or Qualifications: 
The Paralegal will assist and support all aspects of a busy litigation practice. Applicants should be able to effectively handle the multiple and varied responsibilities of case management and trial preparation; including drafting and analyzing legal documents and working with discovery documents in a fast-paced environment. The ability to develop rapport with clients, maintain strong working relationships, exhibit meticulous attention to detail, and produce an accurate and high-quality work product are essential requirements for this position. Strong organizational and communication skills, Accurate typing ability of 50 wpm, a working knowledge of computer applications and litigation support systems including Adobe, Office 365 Time Matters and Case Map and associated mobile applications.
Application Process: 
Application, interview and 90 day trial contract. - Christy@usvilaw.com
Selection Criteria: 
Four (4) years of litigation experience. Paralegal Certification preferred.
Application Due Date: 
March 15 2019
Additional Information: 
Due to the unique circumstances of the employment, the candidate shall be required to travel to St. Thomas, Virgin Islands for a three-month trial. The Firm will pay the cost of airfare and cost of housing in the Virgin Islands for that period. Upon completion of the three months, the firm and candidate will review performance to discuss an offer of full-time employment.